Portrait of John J. Haak

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

Note that young Mr. Haak and his father John H. Haak wear the same cravat in their individual portraits.
Provenance

With Perception

With Hefner Gallery

Abbey House Gallery

Steelcase, Inc.

John Haak collection, OR

Subjects
Formal portrait
Michigan