Smoking Dancer

Date Created
after 1925
Work Medium
Dimensions
48 in. x 36 in.
CR Number
MIFI282
Signature
Signed: M. Alten lower right
Signature Details
Alternative titles: "Spanish Dancer" and "Spanish Senorita."

Reportedly, Ida Mae Harbison was the model for this canvas and for "Model with Spanish Hat (left profile)" (MIFI279) and "Model with Spanish Hat (right profile)" (MIFI279a).

This canvas is listed as A-59 in an Alten family inventory.
Provenance

With Perception

Bergsma Gallery

With Hefner Gallery

Exhibitions

Mathias Alten Exhibition

Mathias Alten One Man Show

Bibliography

Sweeney, J. Gray "Mathias J. Alten (1871 -1938)," Exhibition Catalog (1979)

Hefner Gallery Records, Grand Rapids, MI,

Smithsonian Institution Research Information System (SIRIS), "Alten, Mathias Joseph 1871-1938"

J.K., "Mathias Alten Has a 1-Man Show," The Milwaukee Journal, May 1, 1927, Sunday ed., Pg. 8, ill.

Subjects
Figural
Michigan