Albert Bierstadt
Nationality: 
american
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1830
Birth Place: 
Solingen, Germany
Death Date: 
1902
Death Place: 
New York, N.Y.
Landscape painter; Born Solingen, Germany; Came with his parents to the U.S. at age two; grew up in New Bedford, Mass; Returned to Europe 1853-1857 to continue art education started in US; Back in the US, he was one of the first artists to make trips to the West (Rocky Mountains, California);