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The Rocky Mountains, Lander's Peak

Artist:
James Smillie (American, Edinburgh 1807–1885 Poughkeepsie, New York)
Artist:
Albert Bierstadt (American, Solingen 1830–1902 New York)
Date:
1866
Medium:
Hand-colored steel plated etching and engraving
Dimensions:
Mount: 30 x 40 in. (76.2 x 101.6 cm) Sheet: 19 9/16 x 29 3/4 in. (49.7 x 75.6 cm) Image: 16 3/4 x 27 1/2 in. (42.5 x 69.9 cm) Framed: 34 × 44 in. (86.4 × 111.8 cm)
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1974
Accession Number:
1974.211
Not on view
Signature: signed in graphite lower right: "Albert Bierstadt"
Vendor: John Howell Books
Albany. New York State Museum. "Imaging the American West: Selections from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," April 9–July 17, 2016.

Nancy K. Anderson, Linda S. Ferber Albert Bierstadt, art & enterprise. Ex. cat.: Brooklyn Museum, Feb. 8-May 6, 1991; Fine Art Museums of San Francisco, June 8-Spet. 1, 1991; National Gallery of Art, Nov. 3, 1991-Feb. 17, 1992. Brooklyn Museum, 1991, cat. no. 77, fig. no. 80, pp. 272-3.



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