Charles Francis Browne
Description: Charles Francis Browne’s painting entitled October, Oregon features an autumn landscape rendering of a downhill view of trees near presumably the Rock River in Oregon, Illinois; housed in a decorative frame
Signature: Signed in the lower right quadrant
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions:36 inches x 48 inches, unframed; 42 inches x 55 inches, framed
Year of Creation: 1918
Provenance: Charles Francis Browne was a member of The Eagle’s Nest Art Colony. It is recorded that this painting served as part of a collective of works by Browne from 1918, which won a silver medal from the Chicago Society of Artists.