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Sketchbook 52

Everett Sketchbook

1887
Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American (born in Canada), 1858–1924)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark, Mathews, Owens 1475

Dimensions

Book closed: 19.6 x 12.0 x .6 cm (7 11/16 x 4 3/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1972.1142

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink on blank paper in notebook with covers missing

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Sketchbooks

Sixteen sketches. This may be one of the earliest, perhaps dated 1887.

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