The Lido, Venice

  • Item #
  • 44614
  • Orientation
  • Landscape/Horizontal
216 of 362

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.

More info

Other Paintings by Maurice Brazil Prendergast

Venetian Palaces on The Grand Canal
Subject: Coastal Villages and Towns
Hillside Village
Subject: Villages and Towns
Viewing the Sailboat
Subject: Ships / Boats
Subject: Villages and Towns
Low Tide
Subject: Beaches and Ocean
The Cove
Subject: Coastal Villages and Towns
Revere Beach
Subject: Beaches and Ocean
Subject: Villages and Towns
Bathers, New England
Subject: Women and Ladies
Afternoon, Pincian Hill
Subject: Horse-Equestrian
Subject: Shorelines