Catalogue of the completed pictures studies and sketches left by the late William Merritt Chase, the artistic studio effects and his important ... and modern schools to be sold at unrestricted

Catalogue of the completed pictures studies and sketches left by the late William Merritt Chase, the artistic studio effects and his important ... and modern schools to be sold at unrestricted

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1917 Excerpt: ...Painted in Tenth Street. Full-length standing figure of a young woman in a deep blue kimono lined with a flame-red, rolled down at the neck, giving her a shawl-collar of the brilliant flame hue. She looks at the spectator, holding a brilliantly colored fan down at arm's length in her right hand, while her left hand rests on her hip. A Free, direct and brilliant sketch on a large scale of the famous studio in the old Tenth street building, or a corner of it, picturing on wall and mantel sundry sketches and still life studio properties, in rich colors and a strong light. At the head of a luncheon table the artist is seated, facing the left, looking affably at a Titian haired young woman with slender waist who has been posing in an evening gown and is seated at the table with back to the spectator. Beside her stands a white collie, and a black dog lies on a white bearskin rug near the center of the room. A large dusky man with a red fez approaches with service from a doorway. THE PAINTINGS AND OTHER ARTISTIC PROPERTY LEFT BY THE LATE WILLIAM MERRITT CHASE, N.A. THIRD EVENING CONDITIONS OF SALE 1. Any bid which is merely a nominal or fractional advance may be rejected by the auctioneer, if, in his judgment, such bid would be likely to affect the sale injuriously. 2. The highest bidder shall be the buyer, and if any dispute arise between two or more bidders, the auctioneer shall either decide the same or put up for re-sale the lot so in dispute. 3. Payment shall be made of all or such part of the purchase money as may be required, and the names and addresses of the purchasers shall be given immediately on the sale of every lot, in default of which the lot so purchased shall be immediately put up again and re-sold. Payment of that part of the purchase money not m...