First Touch of Autumn by William Merritt Chase



Title

First Touch of Autumn

Artist

William Merritt Chase

Ref GM3352
Type Fine Art Print
Image Size 30" x 24" (76 x 60 cm)
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Description  
Shinnecock is an area of Southamton in New York state which became very fashionable in the 1890s. Chase first started teaching and painting here in 1891 during the summer and his canvases depicting this area of Long Island were superb. In 1892 he acquired his own summer house where he spent many fruitful years. Shinnecock Hills is claimed by the Indian nation of the same name as their land was illegally sized in the White Grab in 1859.