Study of Mask for Ancient Human Sacrifice (Panel 3) for The Epic of American Civilization

José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949

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about 1930-1934

Graphite on tracing paper

Overall: 15 15/16 x 13 1/2 in. (40.5 x 34.3 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.988.52.30

Geography/Culture

North America, Mexico

Period

20th century

Object Name

Drawing

Classification

Drawing

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, in graphite, on reverse, lower right: 61.1772.7; inscribed, in black ink, on reverse: 247; inscribed, in ink, on reverse, lower right: M; below "M" in graphite: 1296; authentication by Margarita V. de Orozco, center and right bottom

Provenance

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

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