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Storm in the Mountains

about 1870

Albert Bierstadt, American (born in Germany), 1830–1902 American


Dimensions

96.52 x 152.72 cm (38 x 60 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1257

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

On View

Penny and Jeff Vinik Gallery (Gallery 233)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Lower right: ABierstadt [AB in monogram]

Provenance

About 1870, the artist, until his death in 1902. With Rholfs, Brooklyn. About 1913, George Good, Brooklyn; by descent to his wife, Mrs. George Good. 1946, with Miss Francis Tarbox, N.Y.; 1946, with John Mitchell, N.Y.; 1946, sold by John Mitchell to Maxim Karolik, Newport, R.I.; 1947, gift of Martha C. (Mrs. Maxim) Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 1947)

Credit Line

Gift of Martha C. Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Paintings, 1815–1865