Frederik J.A. Winther (Danish 1853-1916)
August Morning at Sorgenfri Stream
oil on canvas, signed and dated lower right ' Fr. Winther 1886' "Formiddag i August. Fra Vejen ved Sorgenfri Aa".
Exhibited: Charlottenborg 1887 no. 405. World's Fair in Chicago 1893, where Winther received a medal for the painting.
Literature: Feature about the World's Fair in Chicago in the magazine "Illustreret Tidende", 28th of May 1893, reproduced p. 423 (full-page).
On the reverse of the painting traces from the paintings passage to the US, among others a lacquer seal from Copenhagen Customs.
Size: 41 ¼ x 68 ½ in (with frame 53 x 79 ½ in)