SOLD Newport Coast

by Alfred Thompson Bricher (1837–1908)
Oil on canvas
18 1/16 x 30 1/16 inches
Signed lower left: ATBricher.



Sale, Phillips, New York, New York, October 12, 1978, lot 97 (as Ships in the Distance off a Rocky Coast)

Steppingstone Gallery, Long Island, New York

Private collection, acquired from above, 1986

Sale, Sotheby’s, New York, New York, November 29, 2006, lot 131

Godel & Co. Fine Art, New York, New York

Private collection, New York, New York

Artist Biography

Master marine painter of realistic and sublime New England coastal scenes

By William Tylee Ranney Abbott

The seascapes of Alfred Thompson Bricher embrace both realism and sublimity. While his works are masterpieces of beauty in great detail, they are also mesmerizing in their commitment to conveying atmospheric serenity. The widespread popularity that Bricher experience during his time, proven by his significant exhibition history, is a testament to his ability to capture both literal excellence in nature as well as its figural beauty.

I. Biography
II. Chronology
III. Collections
IV. Exhibitions

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