William Merritt Chase
19th century Ten American Painters Painter
(November 1, 1849–October 26, 1916)
Studied in New York and Munich. Taught at the Art Students league. From 1891-1902 taught outdooe classes at Shinnecock. Taught in summers at Madrid, Florence, Bruges, Venice and Haarlem. Elected to Ten American Painters in 1903.