"The limits of my language mean the limits of my world."--Ludwig Wittgenstein, Tractatus logigo-philosphicus, 1922. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.

  • Herbert Bayer, "The limits of my language mean the limits of my world."--Ludwig Wittgenstein, Tractatus logigo-philosphicus, 1922. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man., 1966-1979, acrylic on fiberboard, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America, 1984.124.17

Title
"The limits of my language mean the limits of my world."--Ludwig Wittgenstein, Tractatus logigo-philosphicus, 1922. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.
Artist
Date
1966-1979
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
29 7/8 x 29 7/8 in. (75.9 x 75.9 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Container Corporation of America

Mediums
Mediums Description
acrylic on fiberboard
Classifications
Keywords
  • Abstract
  • Landscape – weather – cloud
Object Number
1984.124.17
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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