Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 23 (Sale info: $750.00).
"N.A., New York. b. Dusseldorf, 1829; brought to america at an early age. Returned to Europe and studied at the academy at Dusseldorf and elsewhere. Chevalier of the Legion of Honor, France. Bierstadt's paintings have brought the highest prices of any American pictures. His Landor's Peak, Rocky Mountains, was bought by James McHenry for $25,000; Estes Park, Colorado, bought by the Earl of Dunraven for $15,000; and Storm in the Rocky Mountains, Mount Rosalie, bought by T.W. Kennard for $35,000." [P. 7.]
Catalogue of Works of Art in the Art Building of the Southern Exposition at Louisville, Ky. Prepared by Charles M. Kurtz. Published for the Art Committee by John P. Morton and Company, 1883.
Artist address: New York, New York.
Artist professional affiliation: National Academician; F.L.H.