Long before the renaissance landscapes were painted in Asia - later to influence Europeans
For many years European art was focused on religious themes with landscape barely present.
Italian Landscape became a subject in its own right
Evidence appears to show 'photographic' processes support painting.
The New World begins to participate in landscape painting.
The camera is unvented.
Abstraction and a large part of the art world eschews lansdacpe painting.
Landscape is back.