Fish Scaler

Date Created
1908
Work Medium
Dimensions
25 in. x 32 in.
CR Number
MIFI89
Signature
Signed/dated: M. Alten/1908 upper right
Signature Details
The sitter was Robert Rouse, an Alten student, and studio assitant. He was also the model seen in Alten's Color Mixer (MIFI90) Alten additionally painted a now (2009) unlocated portrait of Rouse.
Provenance

Private collection

Exhibitions

Mathias J. Alten: Journey of an American Painter

Bibliography

Gerdts, William H., M. Elizabeth Boone, Wendy Greenhouse and James A. Straub (Chronology), Mathias J. Alten: Journey of an American Painter (The Grand Rapids Art Museum, 1998)

Gerdts, William H., "Mathias J. Alten," American Art Review, December 1998.

Subjects
Figural
Michigan