Eugene von Guerard was a famous Australian landscape painting artist. He was popular for his Victorian landscape paintings. He was born in Vienna in 1811. His father, Bernard Von Guerard was a court painter. Eugene studied painting under the master Johann Schirmer. He tried to work in the Australian goldfields. But he was unsuccessful in that field. He decided to have a painting career in 1854. His growth was amazing in this domain. Soon he was appointed as the curator of the National Gallery of Victoria.