19th century American Impressionist William Merritt Chase was a landscape and portrait painter whose work was very influential on American art. Merritt Chase opened an art school in New York and trained students such as Georgia O’ Keeffe, Edward Hopper and Rockwell Kent. He was born in Indiana and trained as an artist in New York at the National Academy of Design. After an extended trip to Venice, Chase returned to New York and began to teach. His Chase School of Art became the New York School of Art, and he also conducted summer schools near his Long Island home at Shinnecock Hills. William Merritt Chase also taught at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and at the Brooklyn Art Association. Impressionist paintings by William Merritt Chase feature widely in most American museums.
Famous impressionist paintings by William Merritt Chase are for sale as reproduction oil on canvas.
The beautiful impressionist painting Long Island Beach Scene painting The Seaside 1892 by William Merritt Chase can be purchased as a hand-painted reproduction created by a professional artist.
Another lovely painting by William Merritt Chase is Spring Flowers Peonies 1889. You can now buy this museum quality replica painting online.- https://www.reproduction-gallery.com/artist/william-merritt-chase/