Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 382 (Sale info: $800.00).
"b. Portsmouth, N.H., 1837. In 1851 he entered a mercantile house in Boston, painting and studying in leisure hours without instruction. In 1858 began the practice of art as a profession, and painted in Boston for ten years. In 1868 settled in New York. Summer studio at Southampton, L.I. " Bricher, although among the younger men belonging to the American school of painting, has already assumed a leading position as an artist, not only as a marine painter, but in the delineation of landscapes. - Art Journal, 1875." [P. 62.]
Catalogue of Works of Art in the Art Building of the Southern Exposition at Louisville, Ky. Prepared by Charles M. Kurtz. Published for the Art Committee by John P. Morton and Company, 1883.