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Sketchbook 51

1912–14
Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American (born in Canada), 1858–1924)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark, Mathews, Owens 1506

Dimensions

Book closed: 15.6 x 10.1 x 1.6 cm (6 1/8 x 4 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1972.1141

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil (one hundred thirty-one pages) and pen and ink (six pages) on ruled paper in notebook

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Sketchbooks

One hundred thirty-one pages of sketches.

Provenance

1924, by descent from the artist to his brother, Charles Prendergast (b. 1863 - d. 1948), New York; 1948, by descent to his wife, Eugenie Prendergast, Westport, CT; 1972, year-end gift of Prendergast to the MFA. (Accession date: January 10, 1973)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Charles Prendergast in honor of Perry T. Rathbone