Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Maurice Pendergrast (1858-1924) paints public spaces



 Maurice  Brazil Prendergast (American artist, 1861-1924) 1905-10c In the Park

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) 1900-01c The West Church



 Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American artist, 1861-1924) 1907-10c The Holiday



 Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American artist, 1861-1924) 1907-10c Under the Trees



 Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American artist, 1861-1924) 1910-13c Park Scene Near Bay



 Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American artist, 1861-1924) 1910-13c The Park at Sunset



 Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American artist, 1861-1924) 1914-15c Along the Shore



 Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American artist, 1861-1924) Madison Square 1901



 Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American artist, 1861-1924) Summer in the Park 1907


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