Negroes (Negros colgados, Hanged Black Men), from the portfolio The Contemporary Print Group: American Scene No. 1: A Comment Upon American Life by America's Leading Artists

José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949


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Lithograph on wove [BFK RIVES FRANCE] paper

66 of 150 (planned 300)

Image: 12 11/16 × 8 7/8 in. (32.2 × 22.5 cm)

Sheet: 15 3/4 × 11 7/16 in. (40 × 29 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Transferred from the Dartmouth College Library

© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / SOMAAP, Mexico City



George C. Miller


Contemporary Print Group, New York


North America, Mexico


20th century

Object Name




Not on view


Signed, in pencil, lower right margin: J.C. Orozco; stamped on reverse, lower left: Contemporary Print Group NY / The American Scene, no. 1 / 772.73fc767a ser-1; stamped on reverse, lower right: DARTMOUTH COLLEGE / LIBRARY Watermark: BFK

Course History

ARTH 72, Mexican Muralism, Mary Coffey, Spring 2015

AAAS 91.1, ENGL 53.18, The Harlem Renaissance, J. Martin Favor, Winter 2015

ARTH 16, LACS 48, Mexican Muralism, Mary Coffey, Spring 2012

Publication History

Mary Coffey, "Jose Clemente Orozco’s Dancing Indians" The Art Bulletin December 2020, vol. 201, no. 4: 90-120.


Purchased by the Dartmouth College Library, Dartmouth College, November 1934; transferred to present collection, 2007.

Catalogue Raisonne

Orozco, Clemente. Jose Clemente Orozco: graphic work. Austin: University of Texas Press:, 2004. No. 20.

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