The GeoChristian

The Earth. Christianity. They go together.

Nature on canvas

Before there was color landscape photography, there was painting. One of the great landscape artists was Albert Bierstadt, whose Valley of the Yosemite is currently featured on a 42-cent stamp:

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The Art Renewal Center advertises itself as the internet’s largest online art museum, and has hundreds of high-resolution Bierstadt paintings (as well as thousands of other paintings).

bierstadt-bridalveilfalls

Bridal Veil Falls, Yosemite


bierstadt-yosemitevalley

Yosemite Valley


bierstadt-moatmountain

Moat Mountain Intervale, New Hampshire


bierstadt-loweryellowstone

Lower Yellowstone Falls


bierstadt-rockymountainsheep

A Rocky Mountain Sheep, Ovis montana

Grace and Peace

November 5, 2008 - Posted by | Art, Environment

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