"Science and art belong to the whole world, and the barriers of nationality vanish before them."--Johann Wolfgang Goethe, remark to a German historian, 1813. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.

  • Erberto Carboni, "Science and art belong to the whole world, and the barriers of nationality vanish before them."--Johann Wolfgang Goethe, remark to a German historian, 1813. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man., 1959, gouache, watercolor, paper, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America, 1984.124.43

Title
"Science and art belong to the whole world, and the barriers of nationality vanish before them."--Johann Wolfgang Goethe, remark to a German historian, 1813. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.
Artists
Date
1959
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sheet: 14 1/8 x 10 3/4 in. (35.8 x 27.2 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Container Corporation of America

Mediums
Keywords
  • Figure group
  • Landscape – tree
Object Number
1984.124.43
Palette
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