(1858 - 1947)
William Ernest Chapman was active/lived in New York. William Chapman is known for genre, interior, figure and landscape painting.
Biography William Chapman
The following biographical info comes from Who Was Who in American Art:
WILLIAM ERNEST CHAPMAN (1858-1947) born in Altmar, NY.
STUDIED: University of Chicago, 1875; Mt. Holyoke College, 1876-1878; AIC, with Annie Shaw, John Vanderpoel, 1884-1886; Academie Julian, Paris, with J.P. Laurens, Robert-Fleury, 1887-1889; Bouguereau; Courtois; Charles Lasar, 1889-1997.
MEMBER: Int. Art Union, Paris, 1902-1912; Associate, Soc. NAt. des Beaux-Arts, 1905.
EXHIBITED: 48 St. Comp.
WORKS: Luxembourg Museum, Paris; Mt. Holyoke College.