Saintly Tea Party

Artist: 
Br. Mickey McGrath, OSFS

Artist's Narrative:
This image was originally created for the British cover of Robert Ellsberg's book on women saints entitled, Blessed Among Women. In keeping with the British theme I chose a tea party of some of the women which Robert highlighted in the book. They are Mary and Elizabeth, Kateri Tekakwitha, Harriet Tubman, and Hildegard of Bingen; Mary Magdalene, Therese, and Dorothy Day; Brigid of Ireland, Joan of Arc, Anne Frank and Margaret of Scotland is front and center, where a queen should be.
—Br. Mickey McGrath

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