"Civilization must be judged and prized, not by the amount of

  • Robert Osborn, "Civilization must be judged and prized, not by the amount of , 1961, contÉ crayon, ink, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America, 1984.124.232

Title
"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.
Artists
Date
1961
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Not on view.
Dimensions
sheet: 15 1/4 x 12 5/8 in. (38.6 x 32.0 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Container Corporation of America

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Keywords
  • Figure
  • Object – weapon – cannon
Object Number
1984.124.232
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