The Reapers (Les Moissoneurs)

Carlos Mérida, Guatemalan (active in Mexico), 1891 - 1985



Watercolor on paper

Sight: 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm)

Sight: 13 3/4 in. (34.9 cm)

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



Place Made: Guatemala, Central America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and dated, lower center; CARLOS MERIDA-1928

Course History

SART 20/SART 71, Drawing II/Drawing III, Jack Wilson, Fall 2022

Exhibition History

Gifts of Abby Aldrich Rockefeller, Carpenter Galleries, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 11-July 11, 1976.

Virtual Space for Dialogue, 2018, Carlos Merida, From Mexico to Montmartre: 1912-1943, Marie-Therese (Motti) Cummings, Class of 2018, Levinson Intern, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire.


Delphic Studios; sold to Abby Aldrich Rockefeller (1874-1948), New York, March 28, 1930; given to present collection, 1935.

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