James Taylor Harwood (1860-1940), Adoration of the Ages, 1904, oil on canvas, 52 5/16 x 42 7/8 inches. Brigham Young University Museum of Art, 1937. Used with permission.

The Adoration of Ages

J.T. Harwood’s painting of the Savior, exhibited at the Paris Salon of 1905, has been called “the most important religious picture painted by a Utah artist.” Would you like to know how it was made?