"Property and labor in different classes are essentially

  • Honoré Sharrer, "Property and labor in different classes are essentially , 1951, gouache on paperboard, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America, 1984.124.269

Title
"Property and labor in different classes are essentially antagonistic; but property and labor in the same class are essentially fraternal...Education, then, beyond all other devices of human origin, is the great equalizer."--Horace Mann on the nature of education. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.
Artist
Date
1951
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sheet: 19 1/2 x 15 1/8 in. (49.6 x 38.3 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Container Corporation of America

Mediums
Mediums Description
gouache on paperboard
Classifications
Keywords
  • Occupation – education – student
  • Allegory – arts and sciences – education
  • Architecture – detail – column
  • Figure group
  • Still life – written matter – book
Object Number
1984.124.269
Palette
Linked Open Data
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