Whiteface Cattle, Texas

Howard Norton Cook, American, 1901 - 1980

Geography:
Made in Texas, South, United States, North and Central America

Date:
1935

Medium:
Transparent and opaque watercolor and dry brush with scraping out over traces of graphite on off-white wove paper

Dimensions:
Sheet: 15 15/16 x 22 7/8 inches (40.5 x 58.1 cm)

Copyright:
Research inconclusive. Copyright may apply.

Curatorial Department:
Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1973-12-410

Credit Line:
Purchased with the Lola Downin Peck Fund from the Carl and Laura Zigrosser Collection, 1973

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Label:
Howard Cook held a Guggenheim Fellowship in 1934–35, enabling him to tour the Deep South to study the characters and activities of the working poor in out-of-the-way areas of the United States. He lived among and drew farmers, miners, steelworkers, craftsmen, and cowboys. This watercolor is dated to the time of his stay in southern Texas.