Political Liberty consists in the power of doing whatever does

  • Walter Allner, Political Liberty consists in the power of doing whatever does , 1952, paper, paperboard, bainbridge number 80, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America, 1984.124.3

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Political Liberty consists in the power of doing whatever does not injure another. The exercise of the natural right of every man has no other limits than those which are necessary to secure to every other man the free exercise of the same rights; and these limits are determinable only by the law.--Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen, 1789. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.
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Date
1952
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Not on view.
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sheet: 16 3/4 x 14 in. (42.6 x 35.7 cm)
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Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Container Corporation of America

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  • Figure – head
Object Number
1984.124.3
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