There is no such thing as a little country. The greatness of a people is no more determined by their number than the greatness of a man is determined by his height. – Victor Hugo on a measure of greatness. From the series Great Ideas.

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Copied Antonio Frasconi, There is no such thing as a little country. The greatness of a people is no more determined by their number than the greatness of a man is determined by his height.--Victor Hugo on a measure of greatness. From the series Great Ideas., 1958, color woodcut on paperboard, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America, 1984.124.94

Artwork Details

Title
There is no such thing as a little country. The greatness of a people is no more determined by their number than the greatness of a man is determined by his height. – Victor Hugo on a measure of greatness. From the series Great Ideas.
Date
1958
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
plate: 1514 58 in. (38.137.0 cm)
Credit Line
Gift of Container Corporation of America
Mediums Description
color woodcut on paperboard
Classifications
Keywords
  • Landscape
Object Number
1984.124.94