South Boston Pier

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  • 44701
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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

Ponte della Paglia also known as Marble Bridge
Subject: Coastal Villages and Towns
A Dock Scene
Subject: Harbors and Ports
Surf, Cohasset
Subject: Bays, Inlets and Coves
By the Sea
Subject: Beaches and Ocean
Beach, St. Malo
Subject: Beaches and Ocean
Landscape with Figures
Subject: Groups
Brooksville, Maine
Subject: Rivers
Side Show
Subject: Dance
Subject: Shorelines
Band Concert
Subject: Street Scenes
On the Rocks, North Shore
Subject: Women and Ladies