"What the wise choose the unwise people take; what best men do the multitude will follow."--Bhagavad-Gita, Book III. From the series Great Ideas of Eastern Man.

  • Mohan B. Samant, "What the wise choose the unwise people take; what best men do the multitude will follow."--Bhagavad-Gita, Book III. From the series Great Ideas of Eastern Man., 1957, oil, ink, gouache, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Container Corporation of America, 1984.124.256

Title
"What the wise choose the unwise people take; what best men do the multitude will follow."--Bhagavad-Gita, Book III. From the series Great Ideas of Eastern Man.
Artists
Date
1957
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sheet: 21 5/8 x 17 3/4 in. (55.0 x 44.9 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Container Corporation of America

Mediums
Classifications
Keywords
  • Allegory – quality – prudence
  • Figure female – knee length
  • Figure male – torso
  • Figure – fragment – hand
Object Number
1984.124.256
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