Friday, March 27, 2015

Downtown Presbyterian Church, Nashville. (Nocturne) oil 8x10

I finally got around to painting a city nocturne. This is the Downtown Presbyterian Church in Nashville TN all lit up.
(Pardon the glare from the scanner)
"The congregation began worshiping at this site in 1816. The first structure burned down in 1832, and a second sanctuary was constructed the same year. The third (and present) sanctuary was constructed after a fire in 1848 destroyed the previous structure. he name was changed to "Downtown" after First Presbyterian moved out of downtown Nashville in 1955...." (Quoted from Wiki.) Read more here,

#historicnashville #downtownnashville

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