Gulls of Leland

Identifier
1998.589.1
Date Created
1936
Work Medium
Dimensions
30.25 in x 30.5 in
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Historical Context
Alten left the state of Michigan less frequently as travelling became more difficult with age. At least one of Alten's paintings depicting gulls at Leland, in the Leelanau peninsula was produced as a photo-reproductive print.
Description
Figure sitting on a log on the beach with many seagulls flying off the beach over the person's head.
Credit
Gift of George H. and Barbara Gordon

Painting Origin

Leland