Manhattan and Seton
Manhattan and Seton. Oil, mixed media on canvas. 54 x 67 inches.
This contemporary abstract and figurative artwork features an ariel view of original Manhattan, New York City. This earth toned landscape painting forms the abstract background. The historical 1870's Map of Manhattan depicts the areas where Elizabeth Anne Seton, founded the Sisters of Charity in Tribeca, New York. The figurative image of alludes to the fact that Seton was the first US citizen to be canonized as a saint by the Catholic church.