"Making allowances for human imperfections, I do feel that in America the most valuable thing in life is possible, the development of the individual and his creative powers."--Albert Einstein, 1870-1955. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.

  • Feliks Topolski, "Making allowances for human imperfections, I do feel that in America the most valuable thing in life is possible, the development of the individual and his creative powers."--Albert Einstein, 1870-1955. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man., ca. 1957, watercolor, gouache, and chalk on paper, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America, 1984.124.288

Title
"Making allowances for human imperfections, I do feel that in America the most valuable thing in life is possible, the development of the individual and his creative powers."--Albert Einstein, 1870-1955. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.
Artist
Date
ca. 1957
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sheet: 25 7/8 x 20 1/4 in. (65.8 x 51.4 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Container Corporation of America

Mediums
Mediums Description
watercolor, gouache, and chalk on paper
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – Einstein, Albert – head
  • Occupation – science – physicist
Object Number
1984.124.288
Palette
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