The Pretty Ships

about 1897
Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American (born in Canada), 1858–1924)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark, Matthews, Owens 0024, 1677

Dimensions

Overall: 33 x 27.3cm (13 x 10 3/4in.)

Accession Number

55.229

Medium or Technique

Monotype

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Exhibitions: 1898 Boston Water Color Club (#83); 1960 Boston MFA (#126, ill.); 167 Bard College (#14); 1979a Davis and Long (#62, ill.)

Inscription

inscriptions: l.l. in plate: "The Pretty Ships"
l.r. in plate: "MBP" (monogram)

Provenance

Mrs. Carlene Murphy Samoiloff, Massachusetts; from whom purchased by MFA April 14, 1955

Credit Line

George Peabody Gardner Fund