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"What is honored in a country is cultivated there."--Plato, Republic, Book VIII. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.

1955 Constantino Nivola Born: Orani, Italy 1911 Died: Southampton, New York 1988 concrete mounted on plexiglass 36 5/8 x 14 x 3 1/4 in. (93.0 x 35.6 x 8.4 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Container Corporation of America 1984.124.227 Not currently on view


Keywords

Figure male - head

Literature - Plato

sculpture

concrete

plastic - plexiglas

About Constantino Nivola

Born: Orani, Italy 1911 Died: Southampton, New York 1988

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