Sunday, June 8, 2014

Maurice Pendergrast (1858-1924) paints picnics



Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American artist, 1861-1924) 1914-15 Picnic

Maurice Brazil Prendergast (1858-1924) was an American Post-Impressionist artist who worked mostly in watercolor, & monotype. He is known for the delicacy of his compositions & mosaic-like beauty of his style.  Prendergast painted leisurely scenes set on beaches & in parks with boldly contrasting, bright jewel colors, & pattern forms rhythmically arranged on canvas.


Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American artist, 1861-1924) 1914-15 Picnic



Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American artist, 1861-1924) 1907-10 Seaside Picnic



Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American artist, 1861-1924) 1914-15 The Picnic



Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American artist, 1861-1924) 1915 Picnic by the Sea


No comments:

Post a Comment