Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 157 (Sale info: $500.00).
"b. England, 1831. Studied in Newcastle-On-Tyne and in Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh; later, with Thomas Cummings, N.A., New York. Elected member of the National Academy, 1863. " Mr. Brown's subjects are derived from the homely incidents of every day life, and are usually treated with simplicity and naturalness. His realistic powers are marked. - Prof. Weir." [P. 35.]
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; R.S.A.