Pirouettes over Paris on the Prairie
Acrylic on Canvas - 2015
48" x 36"
A ballet dancer takes a break from rehearsal to gaze out the studio window in Chicago, Illinois ("Paris on the Prairie" is a popular nickname for Chicago). The view is overlooking North State Street intersecting W. Madison, W. Washington and W. Randolph. To name a few landmarks rendered are; The Chicago Theater, John Marshall Law School, Gene Siskel Film Center, the Chicago Pedway, Joffrey Tower, SAIC Dorms, Hotel Burnham, Secretary of State, Marshall Field and Co. The painting is on a gallery wrapped canvas with painted black edges. It comes ready to hang.