Study for The Coming of Quetzacoatl (Panel 5) for The Epic of American Civilization

José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949

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1932-1934

Graphite on paper

Sheet: 18 1/8 × 27 3/4 in. (46 × 70.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the Mrs. Harvey P. Hood W'18 Fund

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

2016.32.13

Geography

Place Made: Mexico, North America

Period

20th century

Object Name

Drawing

Research Area

Drawing

Not on view

Inscriptions

Inscribed, in graphite, upper left: 25" [circled]; inscribed, in graphite, lower center: [arrow pointing right] 24 1/2 55; reverse, inscribed, in ink, lower left: A; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, lower left: 1300; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, lower right: 61.1774.3; reverse, in ink, lower right: 31

Course History

SPAN 7.05, Transforming Public Space: Mural Art in Mexico and the United States, Douglas Moody, Winter 2019

Provenance

The artist; by descent to Eugenia Lucrecia Orozco Valladares, Colima, Mexico; sold to present collection, 2016.

Catalogue Raisonne

Orozco family catalogue number: 1300

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