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William Merritt Chase, Young Girl on Ocean Steamer

William Merritt Chase (1849-1916)

Young Girl on Ocean Steamer, 1883

Pastel on paper

73.66h x 60.96w cm

Description

Dimensions:    737 x 610 mm.  29 x 24 in.

References:            Pisano P.19
Signature:              Signed “Wm. M. Chase” at right above edge of tablecloth
Provenance:           Moore’s Art Gallery, New York (Chase Sale, 2-3 March 1887, no. 2); 
Rowland Robinson Hazard, Newport, RI; to
Mari-Louise Hazard, Guernsey, Channel Islands;
Ida Scott; to
Hauterive House Sale, Guernsey, Channel Islands (sale of the estate of Ida Scott’s late husband) (24-25 February 1947);
Sotheby’s New York (1 December 1988, lot 169); to
Warner Collection of Gulf States Paper Corporation, Tuscaloosa; to
Private collection, New York

Literature: “The Chase Sale,” Art Amateur, April 1887, p. 100 (as Study of a Young Girl on an Ocean Steamer in red dress and black stockings, and orange in her hand);
Exhibition Catalogue: South Bend, South Bend Art Center, American Masterpieces from the Warner Collection, 1989;
J. Buchanan, American Art Review, Winter 1993, p.68;
T. Armstrong, An American Odyssey: The Warner Collection of Fine and Decorative Arts, Gulf States Paper Corporation, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 2001, ill. p. 131;
S. de Vries-Evans, The Impressionist Revealed: Masterpieces from Private Collections, New York, 2003, p. 141;
”One Man's Museum," Antiques and Fine Art Magazine, Autumn/Winter 2007, color ill.;
Exhibition Catalogue: Washington, DC, The Phillips Collection, William Merritt Chase: A Modern Master, 2016, no. 20, color ill. p. 107
Exhibition:            Boston, Boston Art Club, Pictures and Sketches by Mr. Wm. M. Chase of New York City Under the Auspices of the American Art Association, November - December, 1886, no. 119 (as Study of a Young Girl on an Ocean Steamer);

South Bend, South Bend Art Center, American Masterpieces from the Warner Collection, December 9, 1989- February 4, 1990;
Montgomery, Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Impressions of America, June 18- July 28th, 1991;
Memphis, Dixon Gallery & Gardens, Impressions of America, November 15, 1992- January 24, 1993;
Indianapolis, Indianapolis Museum of Art, Culver Collects, December 12, 1993- March 6, 1994;
Richmond, Virginia Museum of Art, Paintings and Decorative Arts from the Warner Collection, September 20, 1997- January 25, 1998;
William Merritt Chase: A Modern Master, Washington, DC, The Phillips Collection, June 4 – September 11, 2016, Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, October 9, 2016 – January 16, 2017, Venice, Ca' Pesaro- Galleria lnternazionale d'Arte Moderna, February 11 - May 28, 2017