Camelia of the Delphiniums

Date Created
1919
Work Medium
Dimensions
36 in. x 28 in.
CR Number
CR.MJA.MIFP276
Signature
Signed/dated: M. Alten/1919 lower left
Signature Details
A portrait of the artist's daughter, Camelia, likely posed in her mother Bertha Alten's flower garden outside the Fulton Street home.
Thesaurus of Geographic Names Location
Provenance

George and Barbara Gordon collection

With Perception

Private collection

Camelia Alten collection

Grand Valley State University

Exhibitions

Portraits by Mathias J. Alten, Lawrence C. Earle, and Alexander Flyn

Bibliography

Local Art Exhibit Proves Revelation, The Grand Rapids Press?, January 19, 1921

Jefferey Kaczmarczyk, "Alten Exhibit Celebrates GVSU Opening of Gallery Expansion," The Grand Rapids Press, November 1, 2012, Sec. B-1, ill.

Subjects
Formal portrait
Michigan