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.