Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 367 (Sale info: $500.00).
"b. Springfield, Ohio, 1820. First studied art in Cincinnati, Ohio. Studied in Paris, 1849, and afterward in Dusseldorf, under Andreas Achenbach and Lessing. Spent some time in Holland, studied in Belgium under Robbe, and for five years lived in Rome. First exhibited, National Academy, 1845. elected National Academician, 1860. Was president of the National Academy, 1875-76. Member of the American Art Union. A pool in the woods. Conscientiously devoted to his art, for manly fidelity to the simple verity of nature no one of our pinters is more consistently distinguished than Worthington Whittredge. - Tuckerman. " His style evinces a subtle sympathy with the suggestive and evanescent qualities of the landscape. - Prof. Weir." [P. 73.]
Illustrated Catalogue of Works of Art in the Art Building of the Southern Exposition at Louisville, Ky. August 16 - October 25, 1884. Prepared by Charles M. Kurtz, Director of the Art Department. Editor of National Academy Notes and the Art Union Magazine. Published for the Art Committee by John P. Morton and Company.
Artist address: New York, New York.
Artist professional affiliation: National Academician; A.A.U.