William Merritt Chase photographs, [ca. 1895]

Chase, William Merritt, b. 1849 d. 1916
Painter, Art teacher
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 5 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Photographs showing Chase's summer home and art school, The Summer Art School at Shinnecock, Shinnecock Hills, Long Island, including two of Chase in his studio, two of the interior of his house (designed by Stanford White), and one of students at the Shinnecock summer art school.

Biographical/Historical Note: William Merrit Chase (1849-1916) was a painter and instructor from New York, N.Y. and Shinnecock Hills, Long Island.

Donated 1986 by Fred D. Bentley, Sr., an art collector who received them from an unidentified source.

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