View of the Gas Works from Lower Island on the Grand
19.75 in x 15.5 in
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The Grand Rapids Gas Light Company (incorporated in 1857) was located on the corner of Oakland and Wealthy Street in 1884. The work is very typical of Alten's earlier landscapes which are strongly rooted in the traditional Barbizon and Tonalist styles.
View of horses pulling a green cart along a river. Two leafless trees in front. In the distance is a view of the Grand Rapids Gas Works
Gift of George H. and Barbara Gordon