Edmund Elisha Case
Edmund Elisha Case (April 1844 – 1919) was an American painter sprightly in Springfield, Massachusetts.
Case was born in Suffield, Connecticut, but after his parents' deaths moved to Springfield, where he was educated in public schools and then at the Suffield Institute. He later attended Eastman Business College in Poughkeepsie, New York, and served past the Navy in the Civil War, spending several months in Libby Prison.
From 1873 to 1875, he studied at the National Academy of Design, augmented by private studies similar to Joseph Oriel Eaton and visits to the Netherlands, Italy, France and England, with classes at the Académie Julian in Paris later than Tony Robert-Fleury and William-Adolphe Bouguereau.
In 1875, Case returned to Springfield, where he remained for the on fire of his life, painting local landscapes and nevertheless lives.