As the oldest city in South Carolina, Charleston is known for its rich history, well-preserved and colorful architecture, vast restaurant community, and friendly people. Charleston's unique culture, which blends traditional Southern U.S., English, French, and West African elements, is evidenced in the unique accent of it's citizens. Known as the Holy City because of it's early toleration of all Protestant religions, Charleston's horizon is full of church steeples, as are seen in this painting. Depicted with a glowing sunset over the Ashley River, Southern warmth and charm come alive in this colorful piece of art.
Size: 265/8 " x 191/4 "
Artwork: Eric Dowdle
Maker: Dowdle Folk Art
Made in the USA
Over the past decade Dowdle Folk Art has embarked on a journey, "Painting America". Come join us as we explore America at the turn of the century. Eric Dowdle, well known for his unique style of Folk Art, captures the hidden treasures, lesser known delights, city nostalgia, and symbols that represent the heart and soul of each community. Collect every city and reminisce on happy days past and present.