The people are the only legitimate fountain of power.”–James Madison, The Federalist Papers, 1788. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.

  • Jesus Rafael Soto, "The people are the only legitimate fountain of power."--James Madison, The Federalist Papers, 1788. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man., 1975, chromed and cut steel on fiberboard, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America, 1984.124.275

Title
The people are the only legitimate fountain of power.”–James Madison, The Federalist Papers, 1788. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.
Artist
Date
1975
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
57 1219 1219 12 in. (146.049.549.5 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Container Corporation of America

Mediums
Mediums Description
chromed and cut steel on fiberboard
Classifications
Keywords
  • Abstract – geometric
Object Number
1984.124.275
Palette
Linked Open Data
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