THE LAST OF THE BUFFALO.

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Albert Bierstadt


The Last of the Buffalo.

Photogravure on chine colle, 1891.
Image size 16 1/4 x 27 1/2" (41.2 x 70 cm).
Good condition. Lower margin trimmed to 1 5/8" of the image. NOT SIGNED
LOCATION: New York City

Inventory Number: 2883
Price: SOLD
Publisher : Copyright 1891 by Albert Bierstadt.
It is believed that the photogravure work was done by Goupil & Company of Paris. There are only a handful of major prints produced after Bierstadt’s paintings. “The Rocky Mountains” hanging in the Metropolitan Museum is one example which was produced as an engraving and a chromolithograph. “The Domes of the Yosemite” and “Storm in the Rocky Mountains, Mt. Rosalie” are both chromolithographs. “The Last of the Buffalo” is a photogravure, which was commissioned and published by Albert Bierstadt. The oil painting is in the collection of the Corcoran Gallery of Art. 18th-19th Century Subjects , Western & Indian

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