Amon Carter print details

Wood-lawn Grove, J. H. Morrison's Estate, Texas

Sarah Ann Lillie Hardinge (1824-1913)

Object Details

  • Date

    ca. 1853-1854

  • Medium

    Transparent and opaque watercolor over graphite on paper

  • Object Format


  • Dimensions

    Image: 2 13/16 x 4 15/16 in.
    Sheet: 3 5/8 x 6 in.

  • Inscriptions


    l.l. below image, in ink: J.H.Morrison's Estate

    l.c. below image, in ink: Woodlawn -- Grove --

    l.r. below image, in ink: Texas


    [watercolor and graphite sketch of the Guadalupe house]

    u.l. to u.r. in ink, partially over sketch: Our present residence-- \ The window with slats across is our room \ The house in the rear is the smoke-house \ The other small house is the kitchen (with the door) \ In the fore ground you will see our little pet fawn \ and persons walking about-- \ The little house on high post is the Dairy-- \ you will see the river & banks on the left \ and road leading directly onto the river. \ here we take the ferry or flat-boat, & \ cross to the opposite bank--

    c.l. to c.r. in ink over sketch: Excuse paper--have no better for sketching

  • Credit Line

    Amon Carter Museum of American Art Archives, Fort Worth, Texas, Gift of Natalie K. Shastid

  • Accession Number


  • Copyright

    Public domain

Additional details

Location: Off view


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