Study for Cortez on the Cross (Panel 13) for The Epic of American Civilization.
José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949
Graphite on tracing paper
Overall: 18 3/4 × 14 13/16 in. (47.6 × 37.6 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through gifts from Kirsten and Peter Bedford, Class of 1989P; Jane and Raphael Bernstein; Walter Burke, Class of 1944; Mr. and Mrs. Richard D. Lombard, Class of 1953; Nathan Pearson, Class of 1932; David V. Picker, Class of 1953; Rodman C. Rockefeller, Class of 1954; Kenneth Roman Jr., Class of 1952 and Adolph Weil Jr., Class of 1935
Place Made: Mexico, North America
Not on view
Inscribed, on reverse, lower right: authentication by Margarita V. de Orozco; inscribed, in graphite, on reverse, lower left: 1367; inscribed, in blue ink, on reverse lower left: L; inscribed, in black ink, on reverse: 79
WRIT 5, Expository Writing, William Craig, Winter 2014
LATS 41, Representations of/from Latinos in the Media and the Arts, Douglas Moody, Spring 2014
In Residence: Contemporary Art at Dartmouth, Friends and Owen Robertson Cheatham Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 18-July 6, 2014.
Michael R. Taylor and Gerald Auten, In Residence: Contemporary Artists at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2013, ill. p. 27, no. 5
Artist; by descent to the Orozco Family, about 1949; purchased by the present collection, 1988.
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