Grief (Afliccion); The Peasant (El Campesino)

José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949

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1930

Lithograph on wove paper

Edition 63/100

Overall: 11 7/8 × 9 7/8 in. (30.2 × 25.1 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through the William S. Rubin Fund

PR.985.40.2

Geography

Place Made: Mexico, North America

Period

20th century

Object Name

Print

Research Area

Print

Not on view

Inscriptions

Signed, in graphite, lower right: J. C. Orozco; inscribed, in graphite, lower left: 63/100; lower center: Para el Sr. y la Sra Laurence Schmeckebier / N.Y. December 1932.

Course History

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

ARTH 7, Orozco, Mary Coffey, Spring 2014

ARTH 72, Mexican Muralism, Mary Coffey, Spring 2015

ARTH 40.04, LACS 30.09, Mexicanidad: Constructing and Dismantling Mexican National Identity, Mary Coffey, Winter 2019

Exhibition History

Jose Clemente Orozco in the United States, 1927-1934, San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, California, March 9-May 19, 2002; Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 8-December 15, 2002; Museo de Arte Carrillo Gil, Mexico City, Mexico, January 25-April 13, 2003.

Publication History

Renato Gonzalez Mello and Diane Miliotes, Jose Clemente Orozco in the United States, 1927-1934, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College (Copublished by W.W. Norton and Company), 2002, p. 83, fig. 71, listed p.291.

Provenance

The artist; given to Mr. and Mrs. Laurence E. Schmeckebier, December 1932; bequeathed to the Schmeckebier family, 1984; sold to the present collection, 1985.

Catalogue Raisonne

C. Orozco, Catalogo completo de la obra grafica de Orozco, 1970, no. 14.

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