Albert Bierstadt …

10 Apr

Albert Bierstadt, Among the Sierra Nevada Mountains

Albert Bierstadt, Among the Sierra Nevada Mountains

Albert Bierstadt, Rocky Mountains, Lander's Peak

Albert Bierstadt, Rocky Mountains, Lander’s Peak

Albert Bierstadt, A Storm in the Rocky Mountains, Mt Rosalie

Albert Bierstadt, A Storm in the Rocky Mountains, Mt Rosalie

Albert Bierstadt

Albert Bierstadt (January 7, 1830 – February 18, 1902)

5 Responses to “Albert Bierstadt …”

  1. cindybruchman April 11, 2014 at 7:36 am #

    His paintings represent Manifest Destiny perfectly, doesn’t he? Never a painting about locusts or dust storms or sod houses falling apart 😉

    • jcalberta April 11, 2014 at 8:43 am #

      Definitely idyllic. Maybe he saw something – like Van Gogh – and painted that instead?

  2. timneath April 14, 2014 at 2:59 pm #

    Theres something heavenly and untouched by humanity in his work. Thanks for sharing these.

    • jcalberta April 17, 2014 at 4:42 pm #

      Welcome Sir! Amazing stuff … good enuf for MY wall.

      • timneath April 18, 2014 at 2:42 am #

        Good enough for any wall, may return to that post for my work at the moment. Really powerful and dramatic.

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