"Nothing is more seductive for man than his freedom of conscience. But nothing is a greater cause of suffering."--Fyodor Dostoevsky, The Brothers Karamazov, 1880. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.
1953 E. McKnight Kauffer Born: Great Falls, Montana 1890 Died: New York, New York 1954 India ink and gouache on paperboard sheet: 20 x 16 1/2 in. (50.7 x 41.8 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Container Corporation of America 1984.124.139 Not currently on view