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 Mathias Joseph Alten  (1871 - 1938)

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Lived/Active: Michigan/California      Known for: impressionist sea-landscape, portrait and rural scene painting

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12/19/2008
Lisa Haan

Resting, by Mathias J. Alten
Does anyone have a picture (or know where I can find one online) of Alten's "Resting", 1934, 32" x 42"? A colleague of mine has a portion of this pic (a man resting under a beautiful tree) displayed on a bookmark she purchased at the Grand Rapids Art Museum years ago, and I'd love to see the entire scape. I thought the picture was donated to the Museum in 1982 (by Anna F. McCauley), but I don't believe it's still on display there.

Thanks in advance for your input!


04/08/2008
Shirley Kleiman

Mathias Alten
Dear Lori - I have seen paintings of his with a church in them. Shirley K.


03/05/2008
Lori

Mathias Alten
Does anyone know if Mr. Alten painted stage backdrops? Also, was he ever known for putting churches in his work?

We have two backdrops, believed painted locally and are trying to find out who the artist is.

Thanks for any feedback.


05/10/2007
Michael A Tomeo

Cleaning Lobster Pots (Valencia)
I own this painting. I bought it from Darin Leese. Darin said that you will include it in your Catalogue Raisonne. Please list the ownership as mine. If you have any questions about the painting , please contact me. I would love to have a copy of the Catalogue when it is completed. ThanX
Dr. Michael A. Tomeo


03/29/2006
James A. Straub

Catalogue raisonne
Hello,
I am writing a catalogue raisonne on the known paintings by Mathias J. Alten (1871-1938) I have 1550 paintings photographed and entered thus far. I welcome submissions of images for inclusion. Please cite the medium, where signed,size, titled and dated, if so. Also information about any labels or writing on the stretcher or frame. I only identify the owner as "private collection." I do not buy, sell or appraise these paintings.

Thank you,

James A. Straub
Grand Rapids, MI


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