Michigan Summer Woods

Identifier
1998.601.1
Date Created
1916
Work Medium
Dimensions
32.125 in x 26.125 in
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Historical Context
Since travelling abroad was more difficult in the wake of World War I, Alten instead expanded his base in Michigan, travelling heavily throughout the state and painting numerous Michigan landscapes.
Description
View from inside woods looking out. There is a clearing in the trees where sun is shining into the forest.
Credit
Gift of George H. and Barbara Gordon

Painting Origin

Grand Rapids