"Nothing else in the world...not all the armies...is so powerful as an idea whose time has come."--Victor Hugo, The Future of Man. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.
1964 Robert Vickrey Born: New York, New York 1926 Died: Naples, Florida 2011 tempera on fiberboard 21 1/8 x 18 1/8 in. (53.7 x 46.0 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Container Corporation of America 1984.124.297 Not currently on view
Allegory - other - thought
Dress - historic - armor
paint - tempera