Menagerie

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Fred Alten (Wyandotte, Michigan, 1871–1945)
Menagerie, ca. 1910
Carved and painted wood
38 1/8 × 17 1/8 × 29 7/8 in. (96.84 × 43.5 × 75.88 cm)
The Michael and Julie Hall Collection of American Folk Art M1989.156.1-.7
Not Currently on View

Publication History
Milwaukee Art Museum. Common Ground/Uncommon Vision: The Michael and Julie Hall Colleciton of American Folk Art. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Milwaukee Art Museum, 1993, p. 77-78, 254, cat. 181, color pl. 253.
Exhibition History
Uncommon Folk: Traditions in American Art, Milwaukee Art Museum, January 29–May 4, 2014.

Masterworks in American Folk Art, Menello Museum of American Folk Art, Orlando, Florida, September 19, 2001-January 6, 2002.

Common Ground/Uncommon Vision: The Michael and Julie Hall Collection of American Folk Art, Milwaukee Art Museum, April 16–June 20, 1993; Nelson Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City, Missouri, July 18–September 5, 1993; Albright Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, New York, November 12, 1993–Januray 2, 1994; Phoenix Art Museum, March 5–May 15, 1994; Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, Delaware, June 10–September 4, 1994; Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Center, Williamsburg, Virginia, October 3, 1994–January 2, 1995.


This information is subject to change as the result of ongoing research.