William Merritt Chase

1849 - 1916

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William Merritt Chase (November 1, 1849 – October 25, 1916) was an American painter, known as an exponent of Impressionism and as a teacher. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of William Merritt Chase has received more than 249,510 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). William Merritt Chase is the 1,278th most popular painter (down from 1,178th in 2019), the 5,505th most popular biography from United States and the 72nd most popular American Painter.

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Among painters, William Merritt Chase ranks 1,278 out of 1,428Before him are Dora Carrington, Józef Chełmoński, Alexey Bogolyubov, John Hoppner, Simeon Solomon, and Jan Theuninck. After him are Charb, Mel Ramos, Alexander Brullov, Emily Carr, Edward Ruscha, and Albert Küchler.

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Among people born in 1849, William Merritt Chase ranks 71Before him are Jacob Riis, N. E. Brown, Rafael Reyes, Richard Lydekker, Józef Chełmoński, and Edmund Barton. After him are John Hartley, Pedro Montt, Alexander von Krobatin, Henry Clay Frick, Ivan Evstratiev Geshov, and Mohammad Yaqub Khan. Among people deceased in 1916, William Merritt Chase ranks 99Before him are James Guillaume, Friedrich Gernsheim, Alaiza Pashkevich, Ioannis Frangoudis, Ștefan Luchian, and Ishi. After him are Clements Markham, Boris Borisovich Golitsyn, Leo Anton Karl de Ball, Tina Blau, Josiah Royce, and Germán Riesco.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, William Merritt Chase ranks 5,505 out of 15,968Before him are Abbey Lincoln (1930), James Harden (1989), Clint Walker (1927), Joe Sample (1939), John Wooden (1910), and Shailene Woodley (1991). After him are Herman J. Mankiewicz (1897), Al Jardine (1942), Bob Crane (1928), Harriet Lane (1830), Robert Zoellick (1953), and David Ellefson (1964).

Among PAINTERS In United States

Among painters born in United States, William Merritt Chase ranks 72Before him are Theodore Robinson (1852), Frederic Remington (1861), Lilla Cabot Perry (1848), David Smith (1906), Charles Demuth (1883), and Beatrice Wood (1893). After him are Mel Ramos (1935), Edward Ruscha (1937), Alex Katz (1927), Rockwell Kent (1882), Asher Brown Durand (1796), and Charles Willson Peale (1741).