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The Village Church at Ada

Date Created
1916
Work Medium
Dimensions
38 1/4 in. x 30 in.
CR Number
MIAR395
Signature
Signed: M. Alten lower right
Signature Details
The image is of the Ada Reformed Church which was originally built as a Methodist Episcopal Church around 1871. The structure was razed in 1968. The painting has been alternately known as, "The Village Church."
Provenance

Private collection

With Perception

Exhibitions

June Exhibition

American and Spanish Paintings by Mathias J. Alten

Exhibition of Paintings by Mathias J. Alten

Annual Exhibition of Michigan Artists

Bibliography

Milwaukee Art Institute, Catalogue of June Exhibitions, 1918.

No author noted, "Artist Alten Does Not Go Far to Find Charm

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No author noted, Exhibition catalogue, The Durant Hotel, Flint, Michigan, April twenty-first to twenty-eighth, 1928? "American and Spanish Paintings by Mathias J. Alten," .

Patricia Reed, Archivist/President of the Scarab Club, 2006, and Michael Crane, Assistant Curator of American Art, Detroit Institute of Arts, Compilers, "Exhibition Records, the Detroit Museum of Art and the Detroit Institute of Arts," .

No author noted, Exhibition Catalogue of Paintings by Mathias J. Alten - November 12, 1926, "Exhibition Catalogue, The Lansing Woman's Club".

No author noted, "Artist Wins National Fame With His Nature Studies around Grand Rapids," Grand Rapids Herald, January 14, 1917.

Subjects
Architectural
Michigan