Currently on View in C206
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.
Artist; purchased by Mr. H. Wheeler Bond; by inheritenct to Mrs. Bonds daughter, Mrs. Edward Carroll Sibley. Purchased by Max Safron, Saint Louis, Missouri. Owned by Dr. Maurice J. Lonsway, Saint Louis, Missouri; owned by George E. Hume; given to the John Herron Art Institute, Indianapolis, Indiana, now the Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields, in 1944.