Toile peinte à la demande de Helen Huntington Hull, petite-fille de William Brown Dinsmore (président du fonds mutuel Adams Express Company), qui a acquis la toile en 1873 pour la résidence familiale The Locusts dans le comté de Dutchess, New York. In 1868, he created ‘Among the Sierra Nevada Mountains, California’ – which was first shown in Europe before being shipped to the United States. Albert Bierstadt was an artist known for his beautiful, and often, imaginative paintings of America’s landscapes. "Among The Sierra Nevada, California" by Albert Bierstadt, 1868 Presented by Kate Breen Art Signs, the Smithsonian American Art Museum's monthly program, features … ‘Among the Sierra Nevada Mountains, California’ was created in 1868 by Albert Bierstadt in Luminism style. Albert Bierstadt’s 1868 canvas Among The Sierra Nevada Mountains California is the product of a series of journeys the artist made alongside pioneers of the Westward Expansion of the United States. Français : Among the Sierra Nevada, California d'Albert Bierstadt. Finished in 1868, it depicts a landscape in the vast Sierra Nevada mountain range which straddles California and Nevada, running almost 400 miles north to south, and which today encompasses various national parks including Yosemite. Among the Sierra Nevada Mountains, California. Less an artist in the typical sense and more an enigmatic entrepreneur and impresario, Bierstadt’s technical abilities remain incontestable. Find more prominent pieces of landscape at Wikiart.org – best visual art database.

Albert Bierstadt, Among the Sierra Nevada, California, 1868, oil on canvas, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Helen Huntington Hull, granddaughter of William Brown Dinsmore, who acquired the painting in 1873 for "The Locusts," the family estate in Dutchess County, New York, 1977.107.1

This painting Among the Sierra Nevada Mountains California by the German born American artist Albert Bierstadt. Google Arts & Culture features content from over 2000 leading museums and archives who have partnered with the Google Cultural Institute to bring the world's treasures online.