William Merritt Chase: At the Seaside (1892)

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William Merritt Chase, At the Seaside, 1892, The Met

At the Seaside

Beginning in 1891 Chase taught at a summer art school in Shinnecock, Long Island. The following year, he and his family moved into their new summer home, Shinnecock Hall… Chase taught at the beach resort until 1902, conducting open-air classes for as many as a hundred students each summer. This work is characteristic of the outdoor scenes that Chase painted during the 1890s on Long Island beaches.

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Artist: William Merritt Chase (American, Williamsburg, Indiana 1849–1916 New York)
Date: ca. 1892
Culture: American
Medium: Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 20 x 34 in. (50.8 x 86.4 cm)
Credit Line: Bequest of Miss Adelaide Milton de Groot (1876–1967), 1967

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4 Comments Add yours

  1. pirkkotervo says:

    Thanks for Your lovely pages 💎

    Br
    Pirkko Tervo

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    1. I appreciate your visit, pirkkotervo. Thank you for your kind words. 🙂

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  2. I love this painting. I can feel the warmth of the sun and the cooling winds.

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    1. Every time I look at this one I feel the sun, too. Thanks for visiting, Rosaliene. 🙂

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