Arts & Culture

The Rainbow

Inness, Georgeabout 1878-1879

Indianapolis Museum of Art
Indianapolis Museum of Art


  • Title: The Rainbow
  • Date created: about 1878-1879
  • Type: oil paintings
  • Rights: Gift of George E. Hume
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  • Medium: oil on canvas
  • wall label: The storm provides a striking contrast between the passing dark clouds, a rainbow streaking across the sky, and the sun illuminating the grass. The Rainbow belongs to the dramatic series of storm scenes painted by Inness during the late 1870s.
  • measurements: 30 x 45 in. 40 x 55 in. (framed)
  • Artist: Inness, George

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