Permanent Collection

Lander's Peak by Albert Bierstadt

Who
Albert Bierstadt

Bierstadt was born in 1830 in Solingen, near Dusseldorf, Germany, and died in 1902 in New York City. He studied painting under Andreas Achenbach and Karl Friedrich Lessing at the Dusseldorf Academy. In the second half of the 19th century, he was considered one of the foremost painters of the American landscape, specifically the West. 

What
Lander's Peak

Medium/Description
Oil on linen canvas, 48.75" x 38"

When
1863

Lander's Peak by Albert Bierstadt