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Sierra Nevada Mountains California
Sierra Nevada Mountains California


Code:
west0005

Print Size Small (12 x 9 inches)
Photo Semi Matte
$12.50
Fine Art Paper
$18.00
Canvas
$22.00
Print Size Medium (16 x 12 inches)
Photo Semi Matte
$18.00
Fine Art Paper
$25.00
Canvas
$30.00
Print Size Large (20 x 16 inches)
Photo Semi Matte
$24.00
Fine Art Paper
$36.00
Canvas
$40.00
Albert Bierstadt 1868 - This painting shows a beautiful and serene lake amidst the mountains with a family of deer at its banks, nature sprawling out everywhere as far as the eye can see. Albert Bierstadt (January 8, 1830 February 18, 1902) was a German-American painter best known for his lush, sweeping landscapes of the American West. In obtaining the subject matter for these works, Bierstadt joined several journeys of the Westward Expansion. Though not the first artist to record these sites, Bierstadt was the foremost painter of these scenes for the remainder of the 19th century. Bierstadt was part of the Hudson River School, not an institution but rather an informal group of like-minded painters. The Hudson River School style involved carefully detailed paintings with romantic, almost glowing lighting, sometimes called luminism. An important interpreter of the western landscape, Bierstadt, along with Thomas Moran, is also grouped with the Rocky Mountain School.
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