ALBERT BIERSTADT

By: Robotham, Tom

Price: $42.30

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112pp., illustrated throughout: b/white photographic halftone plates (archival, historical societies and private sources), plus exquisite colour-art plates throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over undamaged spine. Plain black boards as new. An original seller's sticker affixed to front pastedown, else leaves pristine. Minor adhesive tape ghosting on free endpapers. Art-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket very lightly shelfworn only. Born in Soligen, Germany on Jan 7, 1830, Albert Bierstadt moved to the United States with his family two years later. Seemingly self-taught, by the mid-nineteenth century he was considered to be America's foremost landscape painter, a claim justified by the superb works reproduced in this retrospective. Contents include: Prelims., Introduction, Early Years, American West, The East and Europe, American West 2, Later Years, List of Colour Plates. Book weight approx. 1.25 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.

Title: ALBERT BIERSTADT

Author Name: Robotham, Tom

Categories: Art and Artists,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Bison Group: 1993

ISBN Number: 086124995X

ISBN Number 13: 9780861249954

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good +

Size: Folio

Seller ID: 008855

Keywords: ART & ARTISTS, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, ARTISTS (LANDSCAPE), BIERSTADT, ALBERT, 1830-1902