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Last NameBierstadt    
Given NameAlbert    
alt. NamesA. B. ;     
MarriageRosalie Osborne (18xx-1xxx)    
Year born1830 in Solingen, Germany    
Year died1902    
Place of deathNew York, NY    
Father's occupationwinemaker or cooper ?    
RelativesCharles Bierstadt (1xxx-1xxx) (brother) ; Edward Bierstadt (1xxx-1xxx) (brother)    
Educationautodidact ; later taught by Lessing, A. Achenbachs, and Leutze in Düsseldorf ;     
Country of ActivityGermany    
Worked forGeneral F. W. Lander: Journey to Rocky Mountains ; C. King: Field mapping in Sierra Nevada;     
Patronagehonorary member of Nat.Acad. of Design in New York    
CollaboratorsG. Harvey ; Whittredge ; F. S. Frost ; Frederik Edwin Church ; F. H. Ludlow: The heart of the continent (1870) ;     
Techniqueszoological, landscape, and topographical painting    
Sample(s)http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Albert_Bierstadt?uselang=de ;    
Archival sources    
Published sourcesAKL 10 1995: 578 ss ; ThB 4 1910: 14 ; Nissen: Zoolog. Buchillustration 1969/78 ;    
otherFurther Place of Activity: United States of America.    

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