Last of the Buffalo

Albert Bierstadt, American (born Germany), 1830 - 1902

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1891

Photogravure on wove paper

possibly an artist's proof

Overall: 16 1/8 × 27 1/2 in. (41 × 69.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Julia L. Whittier Fund

PR.974.129

Geography/Culture

North America, United States

Period

19th century

Object Name

Print

Classification

Print

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, on stone: Albert Bierstadt; inscribed, lower right, in graphite: Earl of Dunraven / complements of Albert Bierstadt

Exhibition History

Nineteenth Century American Prints, Carpenter Galleries, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 25-June 12, 1977.

A Self Portrait of America, Lower Jewett Corridor, Hopkins Center Art Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 18-September 16, 1984.

Provenance

The artist; given to his patron, Windham Thomas Wyndham-Quin, 4th Earl of Dunraven (1841-1926); acquired by John Wilmerding, Hanover, New Hampshire, date unknown; sold to present collection, 1974.

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

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