1997-1998 American 18-19th Century Landscape Painting



(above: Thomas Hill, Great Canyon of the Sierra, Yosemite, 1872. Crocker Art Museum)


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Articles and essays from Resource Library in chronological order:

The Holy Calm of Nature (12/17/98)

The Light of a Moment (12/17/98)

New Worlds from Old: 19th Century Australian & American Landscapes (12/5/98)

The Painted Sketch: American Impressions from Nature (11/7/98)

William Trost Richards: Rediscovered (10/16/98)

Art Colonies and American Impressionists (9/1/98)

The Snite Acquires Bierstadt Landscape, American Portraits and Fairfield Porter Canvas (8/24/98)

Hudson River School Artist Sanford Gifford (1823-1880) Acquisition by Albany Institute (6/10/98)

Direct from Nature: The Oil Sketches of Thomas Hill

"That Earlier, Wilder Image": Sketches by American Landscape Painters, 1830-1900

First Retrospective of Landscapes by Thomas Moran

Diamond Cove: Landscape and Leisure in 19th-Century America (7/28/97)

Holding Patterns: Selections from the Collection of W. Donald Head, Old Grandview Ranch

Landscape in America 1850 - 1890 (10/7/97)

Bricher Acquisition (4/7/98)

Albert Bierstadt


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