Irises

Identifier
2009.90.2
Date Created
1900
Work Medium
Dimensions
19 in x 32 in
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Historical Context
Alten produced more than seventy floral paintings throughout his career and later noted that he probably painted more still lifes than any other theme. Floral paintings were a subject matter that remained popular with his art patrons throughout his life.
Description
Purple and white irises against a dark black and brown background.
Credit
Gift of Dianne and Gordon Boozer

Painting Origin

Grand Rapids