Geometric Form for The Epic of American Civilization

José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949

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1932-1934

Graphite on tracing paper

Overall: 10 7/8 x 8 1/4 in. (27.7 x 21 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

D.988.52.247

Geography/Culture

North America, Mexico

Period

20th century

Object Name

Drawing

Classification

Drawing

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in graphite, left: 2236 cabera, 2118 mano; inscribed, on reverse, lower right: 1532, 1533 (crossed out), 61.1788.18, 133; inscribed, on reverse, upper right: 1533 (crossed out) 1532

Provenance

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

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