[Sarah Ann Lillie Hardinge]
Daguerreotype with applied color
Cased photograph, 1/6 plate
Image: 2 5/8 x 2 1/8 in.
Case: 3 11/16 x 3 3/16 x 5/8 in.
Handwritten on paper pinned to inside of case, green pen: Sarah A. J. Bumstead and in pencil: Who Am I ? Taken about the year 1849 or 1850.
Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas, Gift of Natalie K. Shastid
The Perilous Texas Adventures of Mark DionFebruary 8–May 17, 2020
Part explorer, part historian, and part naturalist, artist Mark Dion retraces the footsteps of several 19th-century Texas explorers, collecting materials to form an exhibition that enhances our understanding of the past and brings it to life in the present day.