"Among democratic nations each new generation is a new people."--Alexis de Tocqueville. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.

  • W. Lee Savage, "Among democratic nations each new generation is a new people."--Alexis de Tocqueville. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man., 1965, oil and pencil on canvas, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America, 1984.124.257

Title
"Among democratic nations each new generation is a new people."--Alexis de Tocqueville. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.
Artist
Date
1965
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
60 x 60 in. (152.4 x 152.4 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Container Corporation of America

Mediums
Mediums Description
oil and pencil on canvas
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure group
  • Fantasy
  • Allegory – civic – democracy
  • Object – furniture – table
Object Number
1984.124.257
Palette
Linked Open Data
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