Tepito Landscape (Paisaje Tepito)

Abraham Ángel Card Valdéz, Mexican, 1905 - 1924



Oil on board

Overall: 16 5/8 × 21 1/4 in. (42.2 × 54 cm)

Frame: 20 1/2 × 25 3/16 × 1 3/8 in. (52 × 64 × 3.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Abby Aldrich Rockefeller



Place Made: Mexico, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and dated, lower right: Abraham Angel, 1923

Course History

ARTH 16, Mexican Art, Mary Coffey, Fall 2012

ARTH 16, Mexican Art, Mary Coffey, Fall 2012

SART 20/SART 71, Drawing II/III, Oona Gardner, Fall 2021

Latin American/Caribbean Studies 47.01/History 83.01, 20th Century Latin America, Thamyris Almeida, Winter 2023

Exhibition History

Abraham Ángel: Between Wonder and Seduction, Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, Texas, September 10, 2023-January 28, 2024; Abraham Ángel: Entre el asombro y la seduccion, Museo de Arte Moderno, INBA, Cuidad de Mexico, Mexico, March 14-July 14, 2024.

Al Aire Libre: The Open Air Painting Schools of Mexico, Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, Arizona, December 29, 1993-March 27, 1994.

Mexican Arts Corporation, October, 1930.

Mexico Beyond Its Revolution, Tufts University Art Gallery, Medford, Massachusetts, September 9-November 14, 2010.

Paint the Revolution: Mexican Modernism, 1910-1950, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 20, 2016-January 8, 2017.

Pinta La Revolucion: Arte Moderno Mexicano, 1910-1950; Museo del Palacio de Bellas Arts, Centro Historico, Mexico; February 1-April 30, 2017.

Publication History

Mexican Art Abroad, Mexico D.F.: Grupo Azabache SA, September 1994

"Mexican Arts Coporation," Paine exhibition catalogue, p. 10, October 1930.

Peter Standish, A Companion to Mexican Studies, Woodbridge, Suffolk, UK: Tamesis [imprint of Boydell & Brewer Ltd., 2006, ill. plate 3.

Mark A. Castro and Mireida Velázquez, Abraham Ángel: Between Wonder and Seduction, New Haven and London: Yale University Press in collaboration with Dallas Museum of Art and Museo de Arte Moderno, Mexico City, 2023, ill. p. 61, cat. no. 8.


Paine Mexican Arts Corporation, [Frances Flynn Paine (about 1889-unknown)], New York New York, October, 1930; sold to Abby Aldrich Rockefeller (1874-1948), New York, October, 1930; given to present collection, 1935.

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