Hollywood Florida Beach Scene

Date Created
1929
Work Medium
Dimensions
20 in. x 16 in.
CR Number
CR.MJA.FLBE206
Signature
Signed: M. Alten lower right
Signature Details
The standing central figure is Helen Balbach, a young Grand Rapids woman who was coincidentally vacationing in Hollywood, FL when Alten was painting there in February, 1929. Ms Balbach is also seen as the standing central figure in FLBE1866 and FLBE2039.
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Provenance

Private collection

Bibliography

Bernice Mancewicz, "He's Searching for Mathias Alten's Work," The Grand Rapids Press, Sunday, April 20, 1980, 6-D.

Subjects
Beach scene
Florida