The Apple Thief

Date Created
1891
Work Medium
Dimensions
60 in. x 40 in.
CR Number
MIFI1727
Signature
Signed/dated: M. Alten/1891 lower left
Signature Details
A boy is seen climbing a wall in an attempt to escape a menacing dog while a man, an apparent apple farmer, himself trys to grab the young thief from the opposite side of the wall.
Provenance

Grand Rapids Public Museum

Dorothy Brewer collection, MI

Subjects
Figural
Michigan