On the canvas verso an oval stamp reading "M. Alten/66 perl (sic) St." -- 66 Pearl Street was Alten's studio in Grand Rapids in 1900 after his return from France. The stamp is partially covered by a repair patch.
On the stretcher verso, two labels. The first affixed with transparent tape reading "13610/Copson" The second a white adhesive label with red trim, reading in ball point ink "French rural scene. Oil painting by M. Alten in 1900 (sic). Was friend of Copsons."