The Requiem (alternate titles: El Réquiem; Requiem; Velorio)

José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949


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Lithograph on wove paper

Unnumbered print (edition of 100, some unnumbered)

Image: 11 7/8 × 15 15/16 in. (30.2 × 40.5 cm)

Sheet: 15 15/16 × 22 11/16 in. (40.5 × 57.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Class of 1935 Memorial Fund

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



George C. Miller


North America, Mexico


20th century

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Not on view


Initialed, in stone: J. C. O.; signed, in graphite, lower right margin, José Clemente Orozco; no inscriptions on back

Course History

ANTH 50.17, Rites of Passage, Sienna Craig, Spring 2020

ARTH 40.04, LACS 30.09, Mexicanidad: Constructing and Dismantling Mexican National Identity, Mary Coffey, Winter 2019

ARTH 72, Mexican Muralism, Mary Coffey, Spring 2015

Published References

Mello, Renato González, and Diane Miliotes, eds. Jose´ Clemente Orozco in the United States: 1927-1934 ;. New York: Norton, 2002. Hood Museum of Art. Orozco, Jose´ C, and Jon H. Hopkins. Orozco; a Catalogue of His Graphic Work. Flagstaff: Northern Arizona University Publications, 1967. Orozco, V C, and Jose´ C. Orozco. Jose´ Clemente Orozco: Graphic Work. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2004. Pages 16-17 focus on Requiem.


Weyhe Gallery, Mount Desert, Maine; sold to present collection, 2014.

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