Dr. Tyler E. Ostergaard

About Dr. Tyler E. Ostergaard

Dr. Tyler Ostergaard is Assistant Professor at University of Wisconsin-Platteville. He received his Ph.D. from University of Iowa, M.A. at Tufts University, and B.A. from Grinnell College in Iowa. He specializes in Nineteenth-Century European Art History, and also done work in Modern and African Art History.

Locomotives and tracks (detail), Claude Monet, The Gare Saint-Lazare (or Interior View of the Gare Saint-Lazare, the Auteuil Line), 1877, oil on canvas, 75 x 104 cm (Musée d'Orsay)
Hazy with smoke, the architecture of the train station and technology of the iron engine dissolve before our eyes.

Monet, The Gare Saint-Lazare