Promenade at Nantasket

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Maurice Brazil Prendergast

1858-1924

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

The Race
Subject: Groups
La Porte San Denis
Subject: Street Scenes
A Day in the Country
Subject: Groups
Marblehead
Subject: Villages and Towns
New England Harbor
Subject: Coastal Villages and Towns
Cove with Figures
Subject: Bays, Inlets and Coves
The Cove 3
Subject: Ships / Boats
Landing Stage
Subject: Coastal Villages and Towns
Revere Beach II
Subject: Beaches and Ocean
Seated Girl
Subject: Girls