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Sketchbook 13

about 1907
Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American (born in Canada), 1858–1924)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark, Mathews, Owens 1487

Dimensions

Book closed: 19.7 x 13.2 x 1.2 cm (7 3/4 x 5 3/16 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1972.1103

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil and pen and ink on blank paper in notebook

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Sketchbooks

Sixty-five pages of sketches, including one shipboard sketch, references to Italian art show 1904, French “Gazette des Beauz Arts”, 1905 “..book of Governor’s Island”

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