Artist Search
   
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z 

 Walter Francis Brown  (1853 - 1929)

About: Walter Francis Brown
 

Summary

Examples of his work

 
 

Quick facts

Exhibits - current  
 

Biography*

Museums

 
 

Book references

Magazine references pre-2007  
 

Discussion board

Signature Examples*

 
 
Buy and Sell: Walter Francis Brown
  For sale ads

Auction results*

 
  Wanted ads Auctions upcoming for him*  
  Dealers

Auction sales graphs*

 
 

What's my art worth?

Magazine ads pre-1998*

 
 

Market Alert - Free

 
Lived/Active: Rhode Island / Italy      Known for: Venetian scene painting, architecture, illustration

Login for full access
 
View AskART Services









*may require subscription
BIOGRAPHY for Walter Brown
Facts/Data
Birth
1853 (Providence, Rhode Island)
 
Death
1929 (Venice, Italy)

Lived/Active
Rhode Island / Italy

   Share an Image of the Artist

Often Known For
Venetian scene painting, architecture, illustration

Discussion Board
Would you like to discuss this artist?
AskART Discussion Boards
(0 Active)

This biography from the Archives of AskART:
Works located at:

Brown University:
ACCESS RESTRICTED. APPOINTMENT REQUIRED
1. Oil painting [untitled]--marine with ships at low tide (Edwin A. Burlingame Collection) (acc.# HP 00154)
2. Oil painting, "The Acropolis" (Classics Dept.)

Pettaquamscutt Historical Society:
ACCESS RESTRICTED. APPOINTMENT REQUIRED
1. Oil painting, "Reckless Charlie"

Providence Art Club:
ACCESS RESTRICTED. APPOINTMENT REQUIRED
1. Watercolor, "Venice"
2. Oil painting, "The Rope Walk"

Rhode Island Historical Society--Graphics Dept.:
ACCESS RESTRICTED. APPOINTMENT REQUIRED
Walter Francis Brown Collection
1. Two boxes of drawings (pencil ; pen and ink ; watercolors)
2. One box of political drawings and cartoons (pen and ink)

Source:
Unveiled: a directory and guide to 19th century born artists active in Rhode Island, and where to find their work in publicly accessible Rhode Island collections
by Elinor L. Nacheman


This biography from the Archives of AskART:
Walter Francis Brown was a painter and illustrator whose specialty was scenes of Venice, his adopted home. He studied at Brown University and in Paris with Jean Leon Gerome.

His work can be found at the Hay Library in Providence, Rhode Island. He was an illustrator for 'A Tramp Abroad', by Mark Twain, and 'Roger Williams', by Charles Miller.

Source:
Peter Falk, "Who Was Who in American Art"

** If you discover credit omissions or have additional information to add, please let us know at registrar@AskART.com.

  go to top home | site map | site terms | AskART services & subscriptions | contact | about us
  copyright © 2000-2014 AskART all rights reserved ® AskART and Artists' Bluebook are registered trademarks

  A |  B |  C |  D-E |  F-G |  H |  I-K |  L |  M |  N-P |  Q-R |  S |  T-V |  W-Z  
  frequently searched artists 1, 2, more...  
  art appraisals, art for sale, auction records, misc artists