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Untitled (However brilliant an action it should not be esteemed great unless the result of a great motive.)--La Rochefoucauld on the standards of greatness, Maxims, 1665. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.

1959 Bruno Munari Born: Milan, Italy 1907 Died: Milan, Italy 1998 paper, tissue paper, gouache and pencil on paperboard sheet: 14 1/4 x 11 3/8 in. (36 x 29 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Container Corporation of America 1984.124.222 Not currently on view


Keywords

Still life - fruit - apple

collage

paint - gouache

paper

paperboard

pencil

About Bruno Munari

Born: Milan, Italy 1907 Died: Milan, Italy 1998