The Last of the Buffalo

Buffalo

MetaData

Dublin Core

Title

The Last of the Buffalo

Subject

Buffalo, plains, Native Americans, Bierstadt, painting

Creator

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

Source

National Gallery of Art (NGA)

Date

1888

Contributor

Sophie Lieberman

Rights

Public domain

Relation

Paintings and Sculpture

Format

180.3 × 301.63 cm (71 × 118 3/4 in.)

Language

En-US

Type

Painting

Identifier

2014.79.5

Coverage

Great Plains

Alternative Title

Buffalo

Date Created

May 9, 2018

Access Rights

Public domain

Medium

Oil on canvas

Bibliographic Citation

https://www.nga.gov/collection/art-object-page.124525.html#history

Spatial Coverage

Great Plains

Temporal Coverage

19th Century

Accrual Method

Corcoran Collection (Gift of Mary Stewart Bierstadt [Mrs. Albert Bierstadt])

Audience

General audience

Provenance

Collection of the artist, New York City; acquired by Edward Bierstadt, New York City, by 1908; (American Art Association, 1908); purchased by D.G. Reid, New York; acquired by Mary Stewart Bierstadt [Mrs. Albert Bierstadt], New York City, by February 1909; acquired 19 April 1909 by the Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington; acquired 2014 by the National Gallery of Art.

Rights Holder

https://images.nga.gov/en/page/openaccess.html

Citation

Albert Bierstadt, American (born Germany), 1830-1902, “The Last of the Buffalo,” Park Culture, accessed March 2, 2021, http://parkculture.org/items/show/371.

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