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View of Donner Lake, California, (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Bierstadt, Albert 1830-1902  Search this
Medium:
Oil on paper mounted on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco M. H. de Young Memorial Museum Golden Gate Park San Francisco California 94118 Accession Number: 1984.54
Date:
1871 or 1872
Notes:
San Francisco Bay Area Biap Survey, 1975.
Burgard, Timothy Anglin, ed., "Masterworks of American Painting at the de Young," San Francisco, CA: Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 2005, pg. 122.
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco collection printout, 2007.
Anderson, Nancy K., and Linda S. Ferber, "Albert Bierstadt: Art & Enterprise," New York: Hudson Hills Press in association with The Brooklyn Museum, 1990, pg. 233.
Image on file.
Burgard, Timothy Anglin, ed., "Masterworks of American Painting at the de Young," San Francisco, CA: Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, 2005, pg. 122.
Anderson, Nancy K., and Linda S. Ferber, "Albert Bierstadt: Art & Enterprise," New York: Hudson Hills Press in association with The Brooklyn Museum, 1990, no. 58.
(Lower left:) ABierstadt signed
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Summary:
View looking down into the rocky mountain valley with donner lake in the distance, and the golden glow of the rising sun reflecting off the surface of the water.
Topic:
Landscape--California  Search this
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Landscape--Lake--Donner Lake  Search this
Landscape--Time--Sunrise  Search this
Landscape--Time--Morning  Search this
Control number:
IAP 71064041
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_140575