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The Plains at the Base of the Rocky Mountains, (painting)

Artist:
Whittredge, Worthington
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 8
8. "The Plains at the Base of the Rocky Mountains," by Worthington Whittredge, National Academician. This magnificent tableaux, a veritable epic in landscape art, needs no eulogy. It speaks eloquently for itself, and entitles the illustrious artist to all praise, and to the rank he has so justly earned of being the peer of both Church and Bierstadt. [P. 61; exhibited under heading: "Paintings."]
Ninth Annual Report of the Saint Louis Agricultural and Mechanical Association. Prepared for Publication by Maj. Geo. W. Gilson. St. Louis: Missouri Democrat Book and Job Printing House. 1871.
Artist professional affiliation: National Academy of Design; National Academician.
Topic:
Landscape--Mountain--Rocky Mountains
Western
Landscape--Plain
Control number:
AECI 02560008
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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