Prendergast
Prendergast Archive and Study Center

Prendergast Archive and Study Center

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Journals, Correspondence, Postcards, and Address Books

Postcard of Hotel de la Cote d'Or

Postcard of Hotel de la Cote d'Or

We are now in the process of digitizing Maurice and Charles Prendergast’s correspondence, diaries, and address books. Among the recently digitized items are letters from Charles Hovey Pepper, Walter Pach, John Singer Sargent, and William Glackens and his family members as well as letters between the two brothers.

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Prendergast Subject Browser

Rialto, Venice. Watercolor by Maurice Brazil Prendergast , 86.18.79

We have a new feature on the Prendergast section of our online collection database and that is the “Prendergast Subject Browser”. We hope that you enjoy exploring the museum’s Prendergast collection, and that it expands your understanding of the locations, themes, and landscape features that relate to the works.

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Prendergast & Assyrian Reliefs

Envelope for Letter from Maurice Prendergast to Charles Prendergast, Venice November 1911

Maurice Brazil Prendergast wrote in his letters to his brother Charles from 1911 about his interactions with Lady Layard in Venice, widow of Sir Austen Henry Layard, the donor of the Assyrian reliefs here at the museum.

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