Maurice Brazil Prendergast

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Style: Post-Impressionism;Naive Art / Primitivism

Place: Newfoundland

Born: 1858

Death: 1924

Nationality: United States

Biography:

Maurice Brazil Prendergast (October 10, 1858 - February 1, 1924) was an American Post-Impressionist artist who worked in oil, watercolor, and monotype. He exhibited as a member of The Eight, though the delicacy of his compositions and mosaic-like beauty of his style differed from the philosophy of the group. Maurice Prendergast and his twin sister,...