Mostly landscape and cityscape paintings. For a tag cloud of the painters see bottom of the page. Because the tag cloud allows only 45 names, all the painters are are included in the category list at bottom of the page.

Birmingham Museum of Art

Albert Bierstadt – Birmingham Museum of Art 1991.879. Looking Down Yosemite Valley, California (1865)

Looking_Down_Yosemite-Valley

Materials: oil on canvas. Dimensions: 162.6 x 244.5 cm. Nr.: 1991.879. Source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Looking_Down_Yosemite-Valley.jpg. I have changed the contrast of the original photo.