Scirococo (Sleeping farm labourers on a cart in the midday heat) by Otto Bache was created in circa 1920. The painting is in private collection. The size of the work is 55 x 70 cm and is made as an oil on canvas.
About the Artist: Danish Realist painter Otto Bache was born in Roskilde. At age eleven he received a dispensation and was admitted into the Royal Danish Academy of Fine Arts. In 1856 he received his first silver medal from the Academy and the following year he was awarded a second. Subsequently, he won the Neuhausen Prize for his painting “Husdyr i en Bondegaard”. In 1866, he received the Academy’s travel grant and went to Paris and later to Italy… Read more