Dane Chanase

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Dane Chanase
Archives of American Art - Dane Chanase - 3109.jpg
Dane Chanase, from the Archives of American Art
Born 1894 (1894)
Palermo, Italy
Died 1975 (aged 80–81)
New York City
Nationality American
Known for Painting, printmaking

Riccardo Dane Chanase (October 21, 1894 - July 15, 1975) was an American painter and printmaker.


He was born in Palermo, Italy. He exhibited at the Salon d'Automne. He served in World War I. He married artist Sheva Ausubel (1896–1957). He was a member of the Federal Art Project. He created a mural for the School of Industrial Art, Brooklyn.[1] His work is held by the Smithsonian American Art Museum.[2]

His papers are held at the Archives of American Art.[3]


  1. ^ "History of School". Sjhalehs.org. Retrieved 2011-12-29. 
  2. ^ "Leonardo da Vinci by Dane Chanase / American Art". Americanart.si.edu. Retrieved 2011-12-29. 
  3. ^ Archives of American Art. "Summary of the Dane Chanase papers, 1930-1960 | Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution". Aaa.si.edu. Retrieved 2011-12-29. 

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