Gloucester Harbor II

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  • 117844
  • Orientation
  • Landscape/Horizontal
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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

Subject: Ships / Boats
Spring Promenade
Subject: Spring
Horseback Riders
Subject: Horse-Equestrian
Subject: Paris Architecture
Rockport, Mass
Subject: Villages and Towns
Procession, Venice
Subject: Groups
A Dock Scene
Subject: Harbors and Ports
Flight into Egypt
Subject: Biblical Scenes
The Stony Beach, Ogunquit
Subject: Beaches and Ocean
In the Park
Subject: Parks