An image of Taos, New Mexico, sketchbook 2

Margel Hinder

(Australia 04 Jan 1906 – 29 May 1995)

Taos, New Mexico, sketchbook 2, from the Margel Hinder archive

Location
Not on display
Further information

The drawings in this sketchbook were done when Margel Hinder was attending a Summer School organised by Bisttram Summer at Taos, New Mexico, in 1933. She travelled there with her husband Frank Hinder and her younger sister Jean. The landscape of New Mexico made a great impression on her and she later wrote that "I suddenly understood the whole world when I saw those mountains."

Place of origin
Taos, New Mexico, United States of America
Year
1933
Media
Sketchbook, Drawing
Medium
bound sketchbook: 40 leaves, 46 drawings, pencil on paper
Dimensions
15.3 x 22.6 cm leaf; 15.3 x 22.8 x 0.6 cm sketchbook closed
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
National Art Archive. Gift of Enid Hawkins 2006
Accession number
ARC322.95.8
Copyright
© Estate of Margel Hinder