Shell Fisher's Return, Scheveningen

Identifier
2016.65.33
Date Created
1911
Work Medium
Dimensions
12.75 in x 10 in
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Historical Context
Alten painted numerous works during his stay in The Netherlands (1910-1911). This work is executed in the 19th century style of The Hague School, which emphasizes a low and somber tone paying attention to the wet atmosphere of the North Sea coast.
Description
Pink and grey sky above water. Horse pulling a cart with a man on it.
Credit
Gift of George H. and Barbara Gordon

Painting Origin

Scheveningen