"Nothing will ruin the country if the people themselves will

  • Lewis C. Daniel, "Nothing will ruin the country if the people themselves will , 1952, gouache on paperboard, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America, 1984.124.77

Title
"Nothing will ruin the country if the people themselves will undertake its safety; and nothing can save it if they leave that safety in any hands but their own."--Daniel Webster, Speech, U. S. Senate, March, 1834. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.
Artist
Date
1952
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sheet: 12 1/8 x 10 1/8 in. (30.8 x 25.8 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Container Corporation of America

Mediums
Mediums Description
gouache on paperboard
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – Webster, Daniel – head
  • Occupation – political – statesman
Object Number
1984.124.77
Palette
Linked Open Data
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