Study of Left Hand for Hispano-America (Panel 14) for The Epic of American Civilization

José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949



Graphite on tracing paper

Sheet: 24 13/16 × 20 7/8 in. (63 × 53 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


Reverse, inscribed, in ink, lower left: / Bs As; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, lower left: 1439 [crossed out]; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, upper left: 1545" AGOS [TO cut off]; reverse, in colored pencil, upper right: 31 / 4 / --- / 54/ 189/ 19440 [mathematical addition enclosed in box]; reverse, inscribed, in ink, upper right: Certifico que esto dibujo es original / de mi esposo José Clemente Orozco / Margarita V. de Orozco [signature] / A; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, upper right:1545 GC 5 AGO 80 [indistinct]


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

Catalogue Raisonne

Orozco family catalogue number: 1545

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