Albert Bierstadt: A Story in the Rock Mountains, Mt. Rosalie

Albert Bierstadt (American, 1830-1902). A Storm in the Rocky Mountains, Mt. Rosalie (detail), 1866. Oil on canvas, 83 x 142¼ in. (210.8 x 361.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Dick S. Ramsay Fund, Healy Purchase Fund B, Frank L. Babbott Fund, A. Augustus Healy Fund, Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund, Carll H. de Silver Fund, Charles Stewart Smith Memorial Fund, Caroline A.L. Pratt Fund, Frederick Loeser Fund, Augustus Graham School of Design Fund, Museum Collection Fund, Special Subscription, and the John B. Woodward Memorial Fund; Purchased with funds given by Daniel M. Kelly and Charles Simon; Bequest of Mrs. William T. Brewster, Gift of Mrs. W. Woodward Phelps in memory of her mother and father, Ella M. and John C. Southwick, Gift of Seymour Barnard, Bequest of Laura L. Barnes, Gift of J.A.H. Bell, and Bequest of Mark Finley, by exchange , 76.79

Gallery Tour: "Slow Art"

Thursday, August 1, 2013 at 7 p.m.
Meet in the Rubin Lobby, 1st Floor

Slow down, look closely, and immerse yourself in one work of art. This August, we will focus on Albert Bierstadt’s A Storm in the Rocky Mountains, Mt. Rosalie (see above), on view in the installation American Identities. Space is limited, so please RSVP to