Entries by Martinez

Meeting at Marshalton Inn, 2016

Meeting at Marshalton Inn, 2016 Oil on Canvas 48 x 66 inches For inquiries, please contact the artist at info@adrianmartinez.com or call 484-273-8352 Meeting at Marshalton Inn, 2016 This is the final painting in the twelve part cycle of this exhibit. In this painting, seven adults and three children sit or stand around a table, sharing […]

War in the Peaceable Kingdom

War in the Peaceable Kingdom Oil on Canvas 48 x 66 inches For inquiries, please contact the artist at info@adrianmartinez.com or call 484-273-8352. War in the Peaceable Kingdom This painting dramatically visualizes the ambiguities and contradictions of European and American Indian relations in southeastern Pennsylvania during Humphry Marshall’s lifetime. A country lane surrounded by lush […]

The Examination of Indian Hannah

The Examination of Indian Hannah Oil on Canvas 66 x 48 inches For inquiries, please contact us at info@adrianmartinez.com or by calling 484-273-8352. The Examination of Hannah Freeman On July 28, 1797, Moses Marshall, as justice of the peace and overseer of the poor, summoned Hannah Freeman to the new Chester County courthouse in West Chester.  Officially, […]

The Doctors

The Doctors Oil on Canvas 48 x 66 inches For inquiries, please contact the artist at info@adrianmartinez.com or by calling 484-273-8352. The Doctors In this painting the artist has imagined a lush garden and turbulent sky as the dramatic and dreamlike setting for Humphry Marshall’s house. The two-story stone structure designed and built by Humphry […]

Downings’ Town

Downings’ Town Oil on Canvas 48 x 66 inches For inquiries, please contact the artist at info@adrianmartinez.com or call 484-273-8352. Downings’ Town In 1776 the second Continental Congress authorized army personnel to build several “forage magazines” in Pennsylvania in order to store provisions for the troops. One such structure was built in Milltown, also called […]

Botanists in Bartram’s Garden

Botanists in Bartram’s Garden Oil on Canvas 48 x 66 inches For inquiries, please contact the artist at info@adrianmartinez.com or call 484-273-8352 Botanists in Bartram’s Garden This painting portrays four men related by blood and connected, perhaps more closely, by their passion for botany. From left to right they are Moses Marshall, Humphry Marshall, William Bartram, […]

Portrait of Indian Hannah

Portrait of Indian Hannah Oil on Canvas 66 x 48 inches For inquiries, please contact the artist at info@adrianmartinez.com or call 484-273-8352. Portrait of Indian Hannah In this painting Indian Hannah is imagined at the end of her life, under a full moon, preparing what she knows will be one of her last ritual acts […]

Into the West

Into the West Oil on Canvas 48 x 66 inches For inquiries, please contact the artist at info@adrianmartinez.com or call 484-273-8352. Into the West In this painting Humphry Marshall stands on the edge of a precipice, looking out at the rugged beauty of the landscape as he devises a plan to explore the vast, untapped […]

Susanna Wright and Deborah Logan

Susanna Wright and Deborah Logan Oil on Canvas 66 x 48 inches For inquiries, please contact us at info@adrianmartinez.com or by calling 484-273-8352. Susanna Wright and Deborah Logan This painting is an imaginative representation of two remarkable women, Susanna Wright (1697-1784) and Deborah Norris Logan (1761-1839). Deborah Norris Logan knew and admired Susanna Wright, but they were […]

Drawing the Line

Drawing the Line Oil on Canvas 48 x 66 inches For inquiries, please contact the artist at info@adrianmartinez.com or call 484-273-8352. Drawing the Line After four years and 231 miles of relentlessly making their way west through the wilderness, the intrepid surveyors Charles Mason and Jeremiah Dixon had almost completed their task of mapping the […]