Artist José Clemente Orozco, Mexican, 1883-1949
  • Clowns
  • Payasos (alternate title)
  • Clown with a Ball (alternate title)
Date 1944
Medium drypoint printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 10 7/8 × 8 3/4 inches (27.6 × 22.2 cm)
Sheet: 22 × 15 1/8 inches (55.9 × 38.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Bernard F. Walker
Accession Number F76.167
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Signed Signed, in blue ball point pen, lower right: Edicion limitada | Margarita V. de Orozco
Marks Watermark: C.M. FABRIANO HANDMADE 1947
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pencil, lower left: 59/75
Inscribed, lower right margin: (13)
Mr. and Mrs. Bernard F. Walker (Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, USA);
1976-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)