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Sunset Glow
  • William Merritt Chase
    born: Williamsburg, Indiana, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Sunset Glow, circa 1890–1895
  • Where object was made: United States
  • oil on panel
  • Canvas/Support: 40.6 x 36.9 cm (width at top)
    Canvas/Support: 16 x 14 1/2 in (width at top)
    Canvas/Support: 40.6 x 37.1 cm (width dimension at bottom)
    Canvas/Support: 16 x 14 5/8 in (width dimension at bottom)
  • Museum purchase: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Slawson and Charles Offin Art Fund
  • On view: Kress Gallery, 407, W3
  • 1974.0137
Label Text

Landscape scene with grasses in the foreground. The red dot in the left middle ground is a bonnet. Hills, trees, and water are visible in the background.