Study of Men Standing for The Epic of American Civilization

José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949



Tempera on paper

Image: 15 3/4 × 15 3/4 in. (40 × 40 cm)

Sheet: 19 11/16 × 15 3/4 in. (50 × 40 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, lower left margin: Dartmouth; inscribed, in graphite, lower right: 250 [circled]; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, on adhesive, upper left: 1596; reverse, in graphite, on adhesive, lower left: 1597 [crossed out] / 1596; reverse, inscribed, in graphite, on adhesive, lower right: A; reverse, in graphite, lower right: 61.1778.38


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

Catalogue Raisonne

Orozco family catalogue number: 1596

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