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"Civilization must be judged and prized, not by the amount of power it has developed, but by how much it has evolved and given expression to, by its laws and institutions, the love of humanity."--Rabindranath Tagore, Sadhana, 1914. From the series Great Ideas of Eastern Man.

1961 Robert Osborn Born: Oshkosh, Wisconsin 1904 Died: Salisbury, Connecticut 1994 conte crayon and ink on paper sheet: 15 1/4 x 12 5/8 in. (38.6 x 32.0 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Container Corporation of America 1984.124.232 Not currently on view


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Object - weapon - cannon

drawing

crayon - conté crayon

ink

paper - j. perrigot arches

About Robert Osborn

Born: Oshkosh, Wisconsin 1904 Died: Salisbury, Connecticut 1994