Surf, Cohasset

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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: Shorelines
Subject: Historic / Patriotic / Wars
Snow in April
Subject: Winter Snow Scenes
Decorative Composition
Subject: Abstracts
Subject: Parks
Summer Visitors
Subject: Beaches and Ocean
Beach Scene with Boats
Subject: Beaches and Ocean
Beach Scene with Two Trees
Subject: Beaches and Ocean
Subject: Nude Women
Columbus Circle New York
Subject: Street Scenes