Study of Two Heads of Indigenous Figures in Profile for The Coming of Quetzalcoatl (Panel 5) for The Epic of American Civilization, 1932-1934

José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949



Graphite on tracing paper

Sheet: 18 3/4 × 23 1/4 in. (47.7 × 59 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



Place Made: Mexico, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Inscribed, in graphite, upper center: 2"; reverse, inscribed, in ink, lower left: A; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, lower left: 1321; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, lower right: 61.1774.2; reverse, inscribed, in ink, lower right: 33


The artist; by descent to Alicia del Rosario González Bonnin, Mexico City, Mexico; sold to present collection, 2016.

Catalogue Raisonne

Orozco family catalogue number: 1321

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