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Bierstadt, Albert

Born: 1830 AD
Died: 1902 AD
Nationality: American
Categories: Painters

US (German-born) landscape painter

1830 – Albert Bierstadt was born on the 7th of January.

Bierstadt began making paintings in New England and upstate New York.

1859 – Traveled westward in the company of a land surveyor the U.S. government.

1863 – He returned west again, in the company of the author Fitz Hugh Ludlow.

         – Painted The Rocky Mountains: Lander’s Peak.

1886 – Painted the Storm in the Rocky Mountains (Mount Rosa).

1902 – Bierstadt died on 18th of February.

Mount Bierstadt in Colorado is named in his honor.