*The Wind River is the headwaters of the Bighorn River. Located in Wyoming, the river drains the east side of the Continental Divide (Great Divide) of the Rocky Mountains.
**Take a very close look at the paining.
I have been reading about the Wind River Country since I found an image of Bierstadt’s painting this afternoon.I have started to look to American artists for inspiration. I have more in common with Albert Bierstadt than Hiroshige. At least I recognize the country.