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Jose Clemente Orozco~"Self-Portrait." Mostly influenced by Symbolism, also a genre painter & lithographer. Between 1922 and 1948. He painted murals in Mexico City, Orizaba, Claremont, California, NY City, Hanover, New Hampshire, Guadalajara, Jalisco, & Jiquilpan, Michoacán. His drawings & paintings are exhibited by the Carrillo Gil Museum in Mexico City, & the Orozco WorkshopMuseum in Guadalajara, Known for being a politically committed artist. Promoted political causes of peasants & workers.
Orozco, José Clemente
Orozco, José Clemente (1883–1949). The most eminent painter of murals in the 20th century was the Mexican artist José Clemente Orozco. In his own country he was honored as a leader among those whose works were instrumental in raising Mexican art to a position of international prominence.