2023. Oil on canvas. 24 x 30 inches. Framed in gilt wood. Companion piece to Sacred Heart.
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Inspired by the apparitions to Sr. Lucy of Fatima, Immaculate Heart depicts the Blessed Virgin Mary’s Heart “without sword or roses, but with a crown of thorns and flames.” The piercing thorns represent the continual “blasphemies and ingratitude” of men.
Smoke issues thurible-like from the Immaculate Heart. Smoke is a sure sign of fire, but it is not fire itself. Likewise, Mary’s Immaculate Heart is a perfect sign pointing to Christ’s Sacred Heart.
Read a brief artist’s statement about this painting and its companion piece, Sacred Heart.
Both paintings are currently on display at St. Edmund’s Retreat, Enders Island, CT.
When purchased with Sacred Heart, price is $6000. Please use the Contact Form to arrange before purchase.
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2023. Oil on canvas. 24 x 30 inches. Framed in gilt wood. Companion piece to Immaculate Heart.
Inspired by the iconography of the Infant of Prague, this painting presents a suffering boy Christ for the viewer to contemplate.
Read a brief meditation on the painting from when it was on view at the Cathedral Basilica of St. Louis during Lent 2023.
3-inch, gilt wood frame included. Bold carving and a vintage patina complement the bravura of this painting.
Study from a live model for 2020 painting, Madonna.
Preparatory drawing for 2020 paintings of the Sacred and Immaculate Hearts.
Watercolor painting of St. Edmund Campion signed by the artist.