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Bryant Chapin

 (1859 - 1927)
Bryant Chapin was active/lived in Massachusetts.  Bryant Chapin is known for still life, sea-landscape and portrait painting.

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Bryant Chapin


Bryant Chapin was born, lived, painted and died in Fall River, Massachusetts, though he did travel on occasion to Europe, where he painted landscapes.  But he was primarily a still-life painter and sometime portraitist as one of the group of Fall River artists.

Fruit was Chapin's primary still-life subject, depicted with atmospheric* form and light, and high-key color, and placed on complexly-constructed tables whose shiny surfaces enhanced their reflections.  The sense of presence and mystery he brought to these paintings was much appreciated by the public.

Chapin later placed his softly, atmospherically conceived still-lifes in an outdoor setting, as if the berries he favored as subject matter had recentl  ...  Displaying 750 of 2723 characters.



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About  Bryant Chapin

Born:  1859 - Fall River, Massachusetts
Died:   1927 - Fall River, Massachusetts
Known for:  still life, sea-landscape and portrait painting