350x480 mm; 14x19 inches. Please contact sfloridadelivery@gmail.com for local home delivery quote. Possessing a longstanding affinity for nature and wilderness, he is well-known for his affiliation with the Hudson River Valley, where he foudn most of his subjects. Titled on the back, "The South Platte". (14 1/4 x 19 1/4 in.) Throughout his career, Bierstadt stayed true to this style, even when the buying public lost interest in his work. Germany. Frame rubbing. Collection of Dorrance H. Hamilton. [2] His brother was prominent photographer Edward Bierstadt. A small vertical tear in the paper bottom right, with associated paint loss along the tear. [15], Roman Fish Market. Very good see pics Descriptions provided in both printed and online catalog formats do not include condition reports. Sight size: 19.5" H x 23.5" W Lot 1: ALBERT BIERSTADT Rocky Mountain Landscape. Private collection. Few scratches. 15 1/2 x 24 1/2 in (Overall) provenance: Private Collection, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Description: Oil on paper mounted on board. Wooded landscape to the right hand portion of the painting. The artist's romanticized and rugged landscapes of the West, carefully painted in large scale with painstaking detail and spectacular lighting, were very popular amongst collectors, and his paintings garnered record prices, allowing Bierstadt to enjoy marvelous success and respect in his lifetime. It is spring, and skies are increasingly blue and wide. ALBERT BIERSTADT Arch of Octavius. Our albert bierstadt canvas art is stretched on 1.5 inch thick stretcher bars and may be customized with your choice of black, white, or mirrored sides. The work gives an impression of a cozy enclave, the warm tones of the grass, rocks and moss dappled by dusky light and shadow. Oil pastel on board under glass Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Beyond cleared fields, a parish church and other buildings stand in the shadows, while the trees of an orchard are arrayed in neat rows. Description: Christie's, New York, sale of May 25, 2006, lot 113. Condition Report: signed l.r. 2 NOTE: The ambitious landscape combines a variety of elements he had … ], In 1863, Bierstadt traveled West again, this time in the company of the author Fitz Hugh Ludlow, whose wife he later married. Estimate: Description: Measuring six by ten feet, it mirrors in size his first massive oil, Lake Lucerne (1858), also in the National Gallery of Art collection. Acquired from the above. In later life, Bierstadt's work fell increasingly out of critical favor. Description: Florence Lewison New York Gallery label on verso. We try to describe the material, age and style of the lot. Albert Bierstadt (German-American, 1830 - 1902). Scattered areas appearing purplish under U.V. Bierstadt in Oregon. Lot 12: ALBERT BIERSTADT, (American, 1830-1902), PORTRAIT OF A DOG IN PROFILE, 1882; gouache on paper, oval: 5 1/4 x 6 3/4 in. The condition report for the lot may make reference to particular imperfections of the lot but you should note that the lot may have other faults not expressly referred to in the condition report for the lot or shown in the online images of the lot. | was a German-American painter best known for his large, lavish, sweeping landscapes of the American West. Signed with initials to center left. ALBERT BIERSTADT (American, 1830-1902) ROCKY COASTLINE watercolor on paper initialed in pencil AB, l.r. Throughout the 1860s, Bierstadt used studies from this trip as the source for large-scale paintings for exhibition and he continued to visit the American West throughout his career. MEDIUM: oil on board The absence of a condition statement does not mean that the item is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear as this item is not new and has been used so imperfections or the effect of ageing must be expected. Click here to see a complete collection of Albert Bierstadt oil artworks paintings and drawings, that include some of the world's best known, most popular and most expensive pieces C The Spanierman Gallery, LLC. There is no further restoration visible under UV light. (Gordon Hendricks, Albert Bierstadt: Painter of the American West, 1986, p. 302). ALBERT BIERSTADT Image Size: Approximately 7.75 inches x 20 inches ''No one had access to the painting for a long, long time. [3] Oil pastel on paperboard under glass This is a digitized version of an article from The Times’s print archive, before the start of online publication in 1996. Remnants of old paper weave along top outer edge of the work (as well as some parts of the left outer edge). circa 1872. $6,000 - $8,000, Description: Oil on canvas, view of Yosemite, 12 3/4" x 10 1/4", framed 21" x 18 1/2”, original fine presentation parcel gilded frame. Any reference to condition in the condition report for the lot does not amount to a full description of condition. Attributed to Albert Bierstadt (1830 - 1902 New York, NY) She got in touch with the law office of Mr. Lynch and flew to Warwick to examine the painting. [5] He returned to a studio he had taken at the Tenth Street Studio Building in New York with sketches for numerous paintings he then finished. $15,000 - $25,000. [9] That painting was based on a stereoscopic photograph taken by his brother Edward Bierstadt, who operated a photography studio at Langley's Tavern in Virginia. He was also one of the first artists to use a camera to record landscape views. By descent in the above family through 1998. ALBERT BIERSTADT SIGHT SIZE 35 3/4" X 26 1/4", OVERALL WITH MODERN FRAME 42" X 32 1/2". West Building Albert Bierstadt (1830-1902) Carlyle Collection giclee entitled "Majesty of the Mountains"c.1860, the image measuring 23.5" x 29.5". Fine overall condition apart from some very minor retouch, largely in a handful of areas in the upper quarter quadrant, and there is a small area of restoration just below top edge of painting frame at upper center right Frame: 25 x 18 3/4 in. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Purchaser pick up available upon request. Bierstadt paintings are some of the best examples from the North American Hudson River School art movement which concentrated specifically on landscape painting. Ex-collection private collection, New Jersey. Size: 10 x 19 in. ABierstadt (lower right). The artist's romanticized landscapes of this region, such as the one seen here, were carefully painted with painstaking detail and spectacular lighting. 13 x 19 in. “Some four years ago I met with a similar misfortune with my place on the Hudson River…I hope the New Year will be a more prosperous one and with kind regards and best wishes to you and your family I am Sincerely Yours Albert Bierstadt." Medium: Fine Art Giclee on Canvas In New Bedford, he acquired a few collectors of his early work including a Mrs. Hathaway from a local shipping family. Sunset Landscape, signed and dated with conjoined initials lower right: AB 59, bears graphite signature inscription and date verso: Albert Bierstadt 1859, oil on board, 5.25'' H x 7'' W, est:$7000/9000.