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Harrison Bird Brown

 (1831 - 1915)
Harrison Bird Brown was active/lived in California, Maine / England.  Harrison Brown is known for landscape, marine, and portrait painter, survey artist.

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Harrison Bird Brown


Henry Box Brown aka. Harrison Bird Brown (1831-1915) was born in Portland, Maine in 1831.  At 15 Brown was apprenticed to house, sign, and ship painters in Portland.  By 1852 he was working in Harrison Eastman's engraving shop in San Francisco.  He changed his name to Harrison Bird Brown after working with Eastman, and by 1860 he was back in Maine where he became one of that state's most successful pai

Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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About  Harrison Bird Brown

Born:  1831 - Portland, Maine
Died:   1915 - London, England
Known for:  landscape, marine, and portrait painter, survey artist