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ROD CHASE

...The Art of Elegant Realism


Giclée on Canvas 26”x 40” Canvas Edition 24”x36” Paper Print 20”x30.75”

Evening on the Hill

Giclée on Canvas 30”x 45”

Justice For All

America’s Home

Giclée on Canvas 30”x 45” Canvas Edition 24”x36”

Canvas Edition 24”x36”

Paper Print 20”x30”

Paper Print 20”x30”

Giclée on Canvas 30”x 50” 24”x40” Canvas Edition 20”x33” Paper Print 18”x30”

Jefferson’s Monticello 2


America! America!

Land of the Free

Giclée on Canvas 20”x 60”

Giclée on Canvas 24”x 36”

Dawn’s Early Light

Canvas Edition / Paper Print 20”x30”

Line of Duty

Canvas Edition / Paper Print 17”x 34”

Giclée on Canvas 18”x 42”

Giclée on Canvas 27”x 40” Paper Print Canvas Edition 24”x36” 20”x30”

Canvas Edition 16”x 37”

Paper Print 14.5”x34” 3


The Glory of San Pietro Grande Edition Giclée on Canvas 30”x 45” 150 Signed & Numbered $1600 15 Artist Proofs $1900 Canvas Edition 24”x 36” 500 Signed & Numbered $450 50 Artist Proofs $550 Paper Print 20”x 30” 500 Signed & Numbered $195 50 Artist Proofs $225

Giclée on Canvas 40”x 30” 95 Signed & Numbered $1300 15 Artist Proofs $1500 4

Rod Chase in Italy


This view is across the Tiber River looking toward St. Peter’s. I spent an hour or so photographing this scene during the twilight hours on our last night in Rome. The composition is based on one specific photo while dozens of additional photos were used to provide details for the architectural features. I especially enjoyed painting the reflections on the water, an exercise in abstract line and shape. The colors were muted to faded blues and terra cotta tones, which provide a more monochromatic color scheme representing the incredible history and beauty in Rome, and Italy in general. St. Peter’s (San Pietro in Italian) is a major basilica in Vatican City, an enclave of Rome. Until recently, St. Peter’s was the largest church ever built. It covers an area of 23,000 square meters with a capacity of over 60,000 people, and it remains one of the holiest sites in Christendom in the Catholic tradition. It is the most prominent building inside Vatican City, and its dome is also a dominant feature of the Roman skyline. I marveled at the incredible dome, which soars to a height of over 140 feet and was designed by Michelangelo, and I was fascinated by Bernini’s Throne of St. Peter in Glory. - Rod Chase

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Magnificent Destiny Canvas Edition 20”x 30”

Giclée on Canvas 24”x 36”

Paper Print 20”x 30”

Land of Liberty Canvas Edition 24”x 36” 6

Giclée on Canvas 30”x 45”

Paper Print 20”x 30”


Twilight in Central Park Canvas Edition 24”x 36”

Giclée on Canvas 30”x 45”

Paper Print 20”x 30”

A Grateful Nation

The Grand Lady

Giclée on Canvas 35”x 28”

Giclée on Canvas 35”x 28”

Canvas Edition 30”x24”

Canvas Edition 30”x24”

Paper Print 27.5”x22”

City Lights Giclée on Canvas 45”x 30” Canvas Edition Paper Print 36”x 24” 30”x 20”

Paper Print 27.5”x22”

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Old Glory Giclée on Canvas 30”x 45” Canvas Edition 24”x36” Paper Print 20”x30”

Rod Chase is known to his collectors for producing photo-realism at its finest. This talented artist takes hundreds of photographs of each of his subjects, combining them with historical photographs, to produce a timeless quality in each of his works.

Rod Chase

“Being a photo-realist, I am dependent on finding accurate reference material for each painting,” the artist explains. Chase works with acrylics on canvas, spending hundreds of hours on each painting as he strives to present a fresh and unique view to familiar subjects. Known for his breathtaking scenes depicting our country’s natural and historical treasures, Chase felt honored as well as professionally challenged to paint our nation’s capital. Over the course of several trips to Washington, D.C., he spent weeks visiting the District’s famous landmarks, including The White House, the Capitol, and the Supreme Court building. Rising very early each day, Chase photographed the dramatic light of sunrise, and late in the day he revisited several sites to capture the soft, moody glow of twilight. Between sessions, he researched old photos at the National Archives and the Library of Congress. Chase will continue to create dramatic, awe-inspiring scenes of Washington and other national landmarks for his collectors by combining antique and modern photography with just the right touch of artistic license. This native Canadian lives with his wife in her home state of Texas with their five children. In 1999, Chase became a U.S. citizen.

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