Maurice Brazil Prendergast: Portrait of a Girl with Flowers (1913)

Maurice Prendergast, “Portrait of a Girl with Flowers”, 1913, Bequest of Miss Adelaide Milton de Groot (1876–1967), Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, Public Domain Detailed biography of Maurice Prendergast: At Sunnyside: Maurice Prendergast: Biography and Central Park in 1903 Click for Enlarged Image   Details Title: Portrait of a Girl with Flowers Artist:…

Maurice Prendergast: Biography and Central Park in 1903

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 772 Prendergast and “Central Park” “Prendergast captured the park’s festive energy on a summer day and suggested, with broad horizontal bands, the tripartite traffic system that accommodated carriages, horses with riders, and pedestrians. The painting, once titled “Central Park in 1903,” may have been begun in…