Study of Back of Figure for Migration (Panel 1) for The Epic of American Civilization

José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883 - 1949

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1932-1934

Ink on paper

Sheet: 20 x 12 1/4 in. (50.8 x 31.1 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

Art © Estate of Jose Clemente Orozco / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY

W.988.52.10

Geography/Culture

North America, Mexico

Period

20th century

Object Name

Drawing

Classification

Watercolor

Not on view

Inscription

Inscribed, lower right: 232; inscribed, on reverse, upper left: 1577; inscribed, on reverse, upper right: James A. Ballard, 15 East South St.; inscribed, on reverse, lower left: 1577; inscribed, on reverse, lower right: 1577, DC 4, 61.1788.44

Exhibition History

Drawings for the Orozco Murals at Dartmouth College, Baker Library, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 29, 1980.

Orozco: Studies for the Murals at Dartmouth, Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York, 1962-1963; unconfirmed international itinerary, 1964-1965.

Provenance

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

Old Number

61.1788.44

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