"This liberty to discover and pursue a natural happiness, this liberty to grow wise and live in friendship with the gods and with one another, was the liberty vindicated at Thermopylae by martyrdom and at Salamis by victory."--George Santayana, Soliloquies in England, 1925. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.
1957-1958 Carol Summers Born: Kingston, New York 1925 color woodcut on paper mounted on paperboard sheet: 15 1/8 x 12 1/2 in. (38.4 x 31.7 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Container Corporation of America 1984.124.281 Not currently on view
Allegory - other - liberation
Architecture Exterior - classical - temple
Architecture - detail - column
Fantasy - winged being
Landscape - weather - sun
graphic arts - print