Study of Figure for Modern Migration of the Spirit (Panel 18) for The Epic of American Civilization

José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949

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about 1930-1934

Graphite on tracing paper

Overall: 20 × 18 7/8 in. (50.8 × 48 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

D.988.52.169

Geography

Place Made: Mexico, North America

Period

20th century

Object Name

Drawing

Research Area

Drawing

Not on view

Inscriptions

Inscribed, on reverse, lower left: 1466; inscribed, on reverse, lower right: 61.1784.10, 117

Course History

WRIT 5, Identity in the Migration Memoir, Lisa Lopez Synder, Winter 2014

WRIT 5, Identity in the Migration Memoir, Lisa Lopez Synder, Winter 2014

Provenance

Artist; by descent to the Orozco Family, about 1949; purchased by the present collection, 1988.

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