History And Context


This watercolor was painted in Saint-Malo, a medieval French coastal city in northwestern Brittany, that had become a popular summer resort town. Prendergast visited Saint-Malo twice, first in 1907 and again in 1909.

More Works by Maurice Prendergast In the Collection


Autumn
Maurice Prendergast
ca. 1917-ca. 1918
In Luxembourg Gardens
Maurice Prendergast
ca. 1907
On the Beach
Maurice Prendergast
ca. 1907-ca. 1909

Picnic
Maurice Prendergast
ca. 1913-ca. 1916
Snow in April
Maurice Prendergast
ca. 1907
Under the Trees
Maurice Prendergast
ca. 1913-ca. 1915

St. Malo
Maurice Prendergast
ca. 1907
St. Malo
Maurice Prendergast
ca. 1907
Beach with Blue Tree
Maurice Prendergast
between 1917 and 1918