- “I believe that man will not merely endure he will prevail. He is immortal not because he alone among creatures has an inexhaustible voice but because he has a soul, a spirit capable of compassion and sacrifice and endurance.” – William Faulkner, Nobel Prize Acceptance Speech, Stockholm, December 1950. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.
- Not on view
- image: 13 3⁄4 x 10 in. (34.9 x 25.5 cm.)
- Credit Line
- Gift of Container Corporation of America
- Mediums Description
- gelatin silver print
- Figure female — head
- Landscape — imaginary
- Allegory — quality — determination
- Allegory — religion — immortality
- Object Number
“I believe that man will not merely endure he will prevail. He
Copied Jerry N. Uelsmann, "I believe that man will not merely endure he will prevail. He , 1966, gelatin silver print, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America, 1984.124.293
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