Canal Scene, Venice

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  • 117832
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Maurice Brazil Prendergast


Maurice Brazil Prendergast (1858-1924) was an American Post-Impressionist painter known for his vibrant and colorful depictions of leisurely scenes set on beaches and in parks.

Born in St. John's, Newfoundland, Prendergast studied in Paris and was influenced by the works of Édouard Vuillard, Pierre Bonnard, and Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec.

He was a member of the group known as "The Eight" and was known for his bold and flat color palette, as well as his use of pattern-like forms.

Prendergast's work is characterized by its use of bright, unmodulated colors and its ability to capture the beauty of everyday life.

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Other Paintings by Maurice Brazil Prendergast

Promenade Salem
Subject: Parks
Rider against Blue Hills
Subject: Women and Ladies
Subject: Groups
On the Beach, St. Malo
Subject: Beaches and Ocean
Columbus Circle New York
Subject: Street Scenes
Distance Hills, Maine
Subject: Nude Women
Can-Can Dancer
Subject: Abstracts
Umbrellas in the Rain
Subject: Street Scenes
Bathing Tents, St. Malo
Subject: Beaches and Ocean