Sketchbook 53

1916–19
Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American (born in Canada), 1858–1924)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark, Mathews, Owens 1546

Dimensions

Book closed: 15.3 x 9.9 x .8 cm (6 x 3 7/8 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1972.1143

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil and watercolor (three pages) on ruled paper in notebook

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Sketchbooks

Eighty pages of sketches, including three watercolors.

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