Portrait of John H. Haak

Date Created
1909
Work Medium
Dimensions
42 in. x 32 in.
CR Number
MIFP951
Signature
Signed: M. Alten lower right
Signature Details
In June 1909, Alten travelled with his wife to Portland, Oregon to paint portraits of Mr. Haak, his wife Lucinda (MIFP1080) and their son John J. Haak (MIFP932). While there, he painted a landscape of Mt. Hood as well as other compositions.

Note that Mr. Haak and his son John J. Haak wear the same cravat in their individual portraits.
Provenance

Location unknown

Boos Auction, 11-4-1994, lot #597

Private collection

With Hefner Gallery

Abbey House Gallery

John Haak collection, OR

Bibliography

No author noted, "Work And Pleasure Artist M. Alten Saw the Sights and Made Portraits," The Grand Rapids Press, July 27, 1909, Pg. 7.

Subjects
Formal portrait
Michigan