Study for Modern Industrial Man (left panel, 1 of 3, Panel 20) for The Epic of American Civilization

José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949



Graphite on cream paper

Overall: 21 x 12 5/8 in. (53.3 x 32 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: 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



North America, Mexico


20th century

Object Name




Not on view


Inscribed, lower right: 272; inscribed, on reverse, lower left: 51[email protected], 1262, 1262; inscribed, in ink, on reverse, center: Certificamos que este dibuio es original del Pintor Jose Clemente Orozco (signed) Margarita V. de Orozco/ dif. hand: C Orozco; inscribed, on reverse, lower right: 61.1785.21

Course History

ARTH 16, LACS 48, Mexican Muralism, Mary Coffey, Spring 2012


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

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