Mural, Crusaders

Date Created
1912
Work Medium
Dimensions
50 1/2 in. x 111 1/2 in.
CR Number
MIMU988
Signature
Signed: M. Alten lower right
Signature Details
The noted Battle Creek Inquirer article recounts the story of a 12 year old boy who saved the mural from a fire at the Starr Commonweath in 1924.
Provenance

Private collection

Frank H. Boos Gallery Auction

Starr Commonwealth, Albion, MI

Gifted to the Starr Commonwealth by the artist, circa 1912

Bibliography

No author noted, "Hero, 12, Rescues Valued Painting," The Battle Creek Inquirer and Evening News, March 3, 1924, Pg. 3.

Subjects
Mural
Michigan