Albert Bierstadt: Art and Enterprise
November 3, 1991 – February 17, 1992
West Building, Main Floor, Northeast Galleries
This exhibition is no longer on view at the National Gallery.
Overview: 79 paintings, prints, and drawings by the American artist Albert Bierstadt were organized by the Brooklyn Museum in association with the National Gallery. Linda S. Ferber, chief curator and curator of American painting and sculpture at the Brooklyn Museum, and Nancy K. Anderson, assistant curator of American painting at the National Gallery of Art, were the exhibition curators.
Organization: Gaillard Ravenel and Mark Leithauser designed the exhibition, and Gordon Anson designed the lighting.
Sponsor: The exhibition was made possible by Philip Morris Companies, Inc. Support was also provided by the Henry Luce Foundation, Inc. Additional funds were provided by the National Endowment for the Humanities, the National Endowment for the Arts, the New York State Council on the Arts, and Mr. and Mrs. Wilbur L. Ross Jr.
Catalog: Albert Bierstadt: Art and Enterprise, by Nancy K. Anderson and Linda S. Ferber, with a contribution by Helena E. Wright. New York: The Brooklyn Museum in association with Hudson Hills Press, 1990.
Brochure: Albert Bierstadt: Art and Enterprise, by Nancy K. Anderson and Linda S. Ferber. Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1991.
Other Venues: Brooklyn Museum, February 8–May 5, 1991
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, June 8–September 1, 1991