Fiesta - Venice - S. Pietro in Volta also known as The Day Before

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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

Lady with a Red Sash
Subject: Women and Ladies
The Cove
Subject: Coastal Villages and Towns
The Stony Beach, Ogunquit
Subject: Beaches and Ocean
Still Life with Flowers
Subject: Florals
Subject: Women and Ladies
Subject: Street Scenes
Figures on the Grass
Subject: Groups
The Pavilion
Subject: Parks
Park, Gloucester
Subject: Parks
The Cove 3
Subject: Ships / Boats