Grading Down the Hillside

Date Created
1905
Work Medium
Dimensions
0 in. x 0 in.
CR Number
MIAG503
Signature
Signed/dated: Mathias Alten/1905 lower left
Signature Details
The Evening Press article describes the painting as, "..a large canvas full of action. Great spirited horses pull down loads of rich brown earth, and rich brown earth breathes from the high hill. The picture has rare color and atmospheric qualities, its strong value finely maintained."
Provenance

Location unknown

Bibliography

No author noted, "Grand Rapid Artist And His Work - One OF The Best - Alten's Work Taking The High Rank It Deserves," The Evening Press, Grand Rapids, Michigan, December 9, 1905, ill.

Subjects
Agrarian
Michigan