William Garl Browne Jr
(1823 - 1894)
William Garl Browne, Jr. was active/lived in Virginia. William Browne Jr is known for portrait and figure painting, illustration.
Biography William Garl Browne, Jr.
Browne (Brown), William Garl, Jr.
Oct. 1823–28 July 1894
by R. Little-Stokes, 1979
William Garl, Jr. Browne (Brown), Victorian portrait painter, was born in England, the son of William G. Browne, Sr., English landscape and genre painter who worked in the United States from about 1837 to about 1861. The younger Browne exhibited a portrait at the National Academy in 1840, shortly after arriving in the United States with his father; he is believed to have lived in New York during this period.
In 1846, "William G. Brown, of London" advertised a portrait-painting studio at 146 Main Street, Richmond, Va., in the Richmond Whig. Browne earned instant, national fame through the public exhibition of a collection
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