Sketchbook 68

1911–12
Maurice Brazil Prendergast (American (born in Canada), 1858–1924)


Catalogue Raisonné

Clark, Mathews, Owens 1500

Dimensions

Book closed: 14.7 x 8.9 x .9 cm (5 13/16 x 3 1/2 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1972.1158

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil (one page) on ruled paper in notebook

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Sketchbooks

One graphite pencil sketch on one page of a ruled notebook plus handwritten notes, including many addresses and an Italian-English vocabulary

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