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The Valley of the Olives  1867

by George Inness

"The Valley of the Olives," is the largest surviving fragment of Inness' monumental painting "The New Jerusalem." It was renamed after the artist re-worked the canvas following a serious accident that occurred in Madison Square Garden on April 20, 1880. The original large painting had been lent to an exhibition in the newly built entertainment center, only to be damaged se...
H: 30 1/16 x W: 45 1/16 in. (76.3 x 114.5 cm)
oil on canvas
Courtesy of the Walters Art Museum