Home

Biography

Paintings

Press

Galleries

Links

info@johnfrancismurray.com

In 2005 John Murray received a two year commission from the Georgetown University to paint 4 paintings with 16 saints. The paintings will hang at the Jesuit Chapel of the Jesuit Residence at Georgetown University.

This page contains the first of the four paintings and all of the preparatory studies done for it.


Final painting on canvas, 60 x 80"


Virgin Mary, detail.


St. John the Baptist, detail.


Joseph, detail.


detail


Study for Mary, oil on canvas.


Charcoal study for Joseph


Charcoal study for Joseph


Charcoal study for Virgin Mary


Charcoal study for St. John the Baptist


Ornamental detail sketch, oil on canvas.


Pen and ink sketch on canvas.


John Murray painting in his studio.