Charles Coiner, "No barriers, no masses of matter however enormous, can , 1961, oil and cut paper on canvas, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America, 1984.124.69
"No barriers, no masses of matter however enormous, can withstand the powers of the mind; the remotest corners yield to them; all things succumb; the very Heaven itself is laid open."--Marcus Manilius, Astronomica, 40 B.C. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.
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25 x 33 1/4 in. (63.5 x 84.5 cm.)
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Gift of Container Corporation of America
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- oil and cut paper on canvas
- Figure – fragment – eye
- Abstract – geometric
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