Lot 79: William Merritt Chase American, 1849-1916 Still Life, circa 1905
November 1, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
William Merritt Chase
Still Life, circa 1905
Signed Wm. M. Chase (ll)
Oil on canvas
18 1/4 x 24 1/4 inches
Macbeth Gallery, New York (possibly)
Ronald G. Pisano, completed by D. Frederick Baker and Carolyn K. Lane, The Complete Catalogue of Known and Documented Works by William Merritt Chase, 1849-1916, vol. 4, Still Lifes, Interiors, Figures, Copies of Old Masters and Drawings, Yale University Press, 2010, SL 80, illus. p. 36, listed as "location unknown," and "said at one time to have been owned by Macbeth Gallery, New York"
Appears to be striplined. Scattered light touches of inpaint in the lower right quadrant, and scattered along the left and lower edges. Light craquelure.
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