"There are other forms of culture beside physical science; and I

  • Gyorgy Kepes, "There are other forms of culture beside physical science; and I, 1958, graphite, acrylic, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America, 1984.124.157

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"There are other forms of culture beside physical science; and I should be profoundly sorry to see the fact forgotten, or even to observe a tendency to starve, or cripple, literary, or aesthetic, culture for the sake of science." --Thomas Henry Huxley, Scientific Education, 1869. From the series Great Ideas of Western Man.
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Date
1958
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Not on view.
Dimensions
sheet: 23 1/8 x 17 1/8 in. (58.8 x 43.5 cm)
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Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Container Corporation of America

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  • Abstract
Object Number
1984.124.157
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