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"Nothing is more seductive for a man than his freedom of conscience. But nothing is a greater cause of suffering." Fyodor Dostoevsky, The Brothers Karamazov, 1880. From the Series Great Ideas of Western Man," (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Kauffer, E. McKnight 1890-1954  Search this
Medium:
Gouache and india ink on paperboard
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1984.124.139
Date:
1953
Notes:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, 2007.
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Topic:
Literature--Dostoevsky--Brothers Karamazov  Search this
Figure male--Fragment--Face  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08586070
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_476581