Viewing the Sailboat

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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

Low Tide, Nantucket
Subject: Beaches and Ocean
St. Malo
Subject: Beaches and Ocean
Subject: Shorelines
Summer Day
Subject: Beaches and Ocean
Summer Outing
Subject: Nude Women
Low Tide, Revere Beach
Subject: Beaches and Ocean
Nude Model with Drapery
Subject: Nude Women
Easter Procession, St. Marks
Subject: Religious Figures
In Central Park, New York
Subject: Fountains
Shipyard: Children Playing
Subject: Ships / Boats