Young Boy with a White Ruffled Collar,
Oil on canvas, 10 x 8 inches
Signed Wm M. Chase. upper right
Esther Meyer Cohen and George S. Cohen, Houston, Texas, circa 1921.
Pauline Meyer Hecht, by descent, 1978.
By descent to the present owners, 2009.
Estate of Pauline Meyer Hecht, until 2012
The work is included in Ronald G. Pisano’s The Complete Catalogue of Known and Documented Work by William Merritt Chase (1849-1916), addendum file, No. OPAA.613 (Kellen Archives, Parsons New School, New York) and is accompanied with a letter from Mr. D. Frederick Baker.