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Courtyard in Venice  1877

by William Merritt Chase

At the end of his student years in Munich, Germany, William Merritt Chase traveled to Venice twice before returning to New York in 1878. The picturesque Italian city was a source of inspiration for expatriate American Impressionists throughout the period, offering a seemingly infinite range of subjects that resonated with the colorful artistic tradition of the Venetian Ren...
21 x 35 1/2 inches (53.3 x 90.2 cm)
Oil on canvas
Courtesy of the Philadelphia Museum of Art#