Peter Adams

Peter Adams

St. Francis at Mission San Juan Capistrano

  • Oil on panel
  • 20" x 16", artwork
  • 27.75" x 23.75" x 1.5", framed
  • Contemporary

Provenance
Acquired by American Legacy Fine Arts directly from the artist

Artist Statement
"I discovered this wooden-carved statue of St. Francis at Mission San Juan Capistrano quietly tucked into a niche in a side garden. St. Francis’s boundless love of nature inspired me to create a painting using my green colored lights as a symbol of nature. The scene was painted at night, en plein air, and I feel it has a certain haunting sense of mystery. The statue depicts the saint holding a dove in his left hand and the stigmata is seen in his right hand.”
—Peter Adams

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Exhibited
"Inspirations From the Fourteen Stations of the Cross and Sacred Themes" - USC Caruso Catholic Center, Los Angeles, March 26 - June 16, 2018

"The Missions of California: Celebrating Father Serra's 300th Birthday" - Cathedral of Our Lady of Angles, Los Angeles, January, 12 – March 2, 2014


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