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Ephemera, Hurnani Nihil a me Alienum Puto

Leonard Baskin

Contemporary Art

DATES mid 20th century
DIMENSIONS Sheet: 6 5/16 x 9 13/16 in. (16 x 25 cm)  (show scale)
SIGNATURE unsigned
INSCRIPTIONS Front, printed: "ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ / HUMANI NIHIL A ME ALIENUM PUTO/ abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz"; Inside, printed: "Translations / 1. Nothing is human to me. / 2. In necessity, unity; in doubt, liberty; in all things, charity. / 3. Hunger knows no law. / 4. Grace in style, strength in content. / 5. The smell of money is good, whenever. / 6. We all have strength enough to bear the misfortunes of others. / 7. Not even Jupiter pleases all. / 8. Intellgience in all things, mastery in one. / 10. Even a fly has a spleen. / 11. DOn't let the bastards grind you down. (Gen Joe. Stilwell)".
COLLECTIONS Contemporary Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Gift of Leonard Baskin
RIGHTS STATEMENT © Estate of Leonard Baskin, Courtesy Galerie St. Etienne, New York
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CAPTION Leonard Baskin (American, 1922-2000). Ephemera, Hurnani Nihil a me Alienum Puto, mid 20th century. Print, Sheet: 6 5/16 x 9 13/16 in. (16 x 25 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Leonard Baskin, 70.33.16. © Estate of Leonard Baskin, Courtesy Galerie St. Etienne, New York
IMAGE overall, CUR.70.33.16.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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Ephemera, Hurnani Nihil a me Alienum Puto