"Ourselves are fate."--Herman Melville, White Jacket, 1850. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.

  • Chryssa, "Ourselves are fate."--Herman Melville, White Jacket, 1850. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man., 1965, plaster relief assembled in wood frame, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America, 1984.124.67

Title
"Ourselves are fate."--Herman Melville, White Jacket, 1850. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.
Artist
Date
1965
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
31 5/8 x 25 5/8 x 2 3/4 in. (80.5 x 65.0 x 6.9 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Container Corporation of America

Mediums
Mediums Description
plaster relief assembled in wood frame
Classifications
Keywords
  • Abstract
  • Literature – Melville
  • Object – letter
Object Number
1984.124.67
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

More from artist

More Artworks from the Collection