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Sketchbook 13

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Clark, Mathews, Owens 1487


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil and pen and ink on blank paper in notebook

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings



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


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