WILLIAM MERRITT CHASE (1849-1916)
WILLIAM MERRITT CHASE (1849-1916)
WILLIAM MERRITT CHASE (1849-1916)
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WILLIAM MERRITT CHASE (1849-1916)

Portrait of the Artist's Daughter (Dorothy)

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WILLIAM MERRITT CHASE (1849-1916)
Portrait of the Artist's Daughter (Dorothy)
signed and dedicated 'To my friend Clinedinst./Wm M. Chase.' (lower right)
oil on canvas
35 ½ x 25 ½ in. (90.2 x 64.8 cm.)
Painted circa 1897
Provenance
Benjamin West Clinedinst, New York (acquired from the artist).
Mrs. Benjamin West Clinedinst, New York (by descent from the above).
Josephine Elling, New York (by descent from the above).
Private collection, San Francisco.
Anon. sale, Sotheby Parke-Bernet, New York, 27 October 1978, lot 155a.
Grand Central Art Galleries, New York.
Mr. and Mrs. Haig Tashjian, New York.
The Sterling Regal Collection.
Anon. sale, Sotheby's, New York, 25 May 1988, lot 20.
Acquired at the above sale by the present owner.
Literature
"Haig Tashjian: 'A Proud Possessor,'" Illuminator, winter 1978-1979, p. 21 (illustrated).
"The Arts," The Southampton Press, 22 April 1982 (illustrated).
"La Femme," The Dixon Gallery and Gardens Newsletter, vol. VII, no. 6, November-December 1984.
T. Armstrong, An American Odyssey: The Warner Collection of American Fine and Decorative Arts, Gulf States Paper Corporation, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, New York, 2001, p. 149 (illustrated).
R.G. Pisano, William Merritt Chase: Portraits in Oil, New Haven, Connecticut, 2007, vol. II, pp. 138-39, no. OP.256 (illustrated).
Art & Antiques, vol. 33, no. 3, March 2010, p. 55.
Exhibited
Southampton, New York, The Parrish Art Museum, William Merritt Chase in the Company of Friends, May-June, 1979, p. 61, no. 19.
New York, Grand Central Art Galleries, 59th Annual Founders Exhibition of Art, October-November 1980, p. 18, no. 45 (illustrated).
Southampton, New York, The Parrish Art Museum; Washington, D.C., Federal Reserve System; Yonkers, The Hudson River Museum, American Realist and Impressionist Paintings from the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Haig Tashjian, April 1982-March 1983, pp. 17 and 54(illustrated, fig. 1 and on the cover).
Seattle, University of Washington, Henry Art Gallery, A Leading Spirit in American Art: William Merritt Chase 1849-1916, October, 1983-January, 1984, p. 117 (illustrated).
Memphis, The Dixon Gallery and Gardens, La Femme: The Influence of Whistler and Japanese Print Masters on American Art, 1880-1917, November 1984-January 1985.
New York, Grand Central Art Galleries, William Merritt Chase/Robert Henri: Between Two American Masters, October-November 1985.
Richmond, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, American Dreams: Paintings and Decorative Arts from the Warner Collection, September1997-January 1998.

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