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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

Still Life
Subject: Fruit
The Red Cape
Subject: Women and Ladies
Low Tide, Nantucket
Subject: Beaches and Ocean
Subject: Shorelines
Distance Hills, Maine
Subject: Nude Women
St. Malo
Subject: Groups
Jumping Rope
Subject: Girls
In Central Park, New York
Subject: Fountains
Revere Beach II
Subject: Beaches and Ocean