I Think Continually of Those Who Were Truly GreatArtist(s)Ben ShahnArtist NationalityAmerican (North American)Object Creation Date1965Medium & Supportwhite and black silkscreen lettering and watercolor wash on paperDimensions
30 1/4 in x 24 1/4 in x 5/16 in (76.83 cm x 61.6 cm x 0.79 cm)Credit LineGift of the Robbins Center for Cross Cultural Communication, Founder Warren M. RobbinsSubject matter
Poetry and a dove.Physical Description
A black and white silkscreen lettering of a dove with its right wing outstretched, neck turned. The bird's beak is a brilliant shade of orange. There is a poem titled, "I Think Continually of Those Who Were Truly Great." below the dove, and names of various people above the dove. The poem was written by Stephen Spender.Primary Object Classification Print Primary Object Typeblack and white printRights
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