Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 193 (Sale info: $250.00).
"b. Portsmouth, N.H., 1837. In 1851 he entered a mercantile house in Boston, painting and studying art 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. elected associate of the National Academy, 1879. Member of the American Art Union. " 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. 42.]
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: Southampton, Long Island.
Artist professional affiliation: Associate National Academician; A.A.U.