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Stan Washburn (American, b. 1943)

Knight, from the series A Moral Alphabet of Vice and Folly

Date: 1986
Medium: Etching
Object Dimensions: 16 1/4 x 14 3/4 in. (41.28 x 37.47 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of the artist, 2002.008.01.12
Photo Credit: Jueqian Fang
A Knight was enabled by vast expenditures in the latest armaments to slay a dragon and rescue a particularly attractive and naked princess. But the armor was so intricate that the princess had de-camped before he could get it off to claim the traditional reward.
Moral: Disarmament can be the hardest part.

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