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Prendergast Diaries, Letters, and Cards

Personal Correspondence and Diaries from Charles, Maurice, and Eugénie Prendergast.

Christmas Card from Lenna Glackens, 1928 at Williams College Museum of Art. Lenna Glackens was the daughter of William James Glackens (March 13, 1870 – May 22, 1938) who was an American realist painter and one of the founders of the Ashcan School of American art.

Christmas Card from Lenna Glackens, 1928 at Williams College Museum of Art. Lenna Glackens was the daughter of William James Glackens (March 13, 1870 – May 22, 1938) who was an American realist painter and one of the founders of the Ashcan School of American art.

Note from Walter Pach to Maurice and Charles Prendergast found inside "History of Art: Ancient Art" Elie Faure, New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1921 from the Prendergast Personal Library. Walter Pach (1883-1958) was an artist, critic, and lecturer who wrote about and championed the cause of modern art. He was also a close personal friend of Maurice and Charles Prendergast.

Note from Walter Pach to Charles Prendergast found inside "Paul Cézanne" by Gerstle Mack., New York: Albert A. Knopf, 1935 from the Prendergast Personal Library. Walter Pach (1883-1958) was an artist, critic, and lecturer who wrote about and championed the cause of modern art. He was also a close personal friend of Maurice and Charles Prendergast.

Illustrated letter to Hamilton Basso by Charles Prendergast, Jan. 31, 1946 at Williams College Museum of Art, Prendergast Archive and Study Center. Hamilton Basso was an American novelist and journalist who wrote a two part piece on Charles that was featured in the New Yorker in 1946 titled "Profiles: A Glimpse of Heaven-I and II [Charles Prendergast],"

Letter and sketch to Charles Prendergast created by J. Andre Smith at Williams College Museum of Art, Prendergast Archive and Study Center

Birthday card for Eugénie Prendergast created by Robert Brady August 17, 1953 at Williams College Museum of Art.

Birthday drawing for Eugénie Prendergast created by Robert Brady 1952 at Williams College Museum of Art.

Letter from Van Wyck Brooks to Charles Prendergast (St. Augustine, Florida) January 18, 1932 at Williams College Museum of Art.

Letter from Maurice Prendergast to William Glackens ca. 1908 at Williams College Museum of Art.

Letter from Maurice Brazil Prendergast to Charles Prendergast, Paris May, 1907 [ca. May 31, 1907] at Williams College Museum of Art.

Letter from Maurice Prendergast to Charles Prendergast, Paris June 13, 1907 [postmark] at Williams College Museum of Art.

Christmas Drawing to Charles and Eugénie Prendergast by J. Andre Smith,1947 at Williams College Museum of Art.

Christmas Card Drawing to Charles and Eugénie Prendergast by J. Andre Smith, 1947 at Williams College Museum of Art.

Get-well sketch and poem to Charles Prendergast by J. Andre Smith at Williams College Museum of Art.

Christmas Card to Charles and Eugénie Prendergast by J. Andre Smith 1941 at Williams College Museum of Art, Prendergast Archive and Study Center

Illustrated Card titled "Prendy" ca. 1927 by Charles Hovey Pepper at Wiliams College Museum of Art.

Illustrated card titled "Eugénie" ca. 1927 by Charles Hovey Pepper at Williams College Museum of Art, Prendergast Archive and Study Center