The Bywaters Special Collection in the Hamon Arts Library has a new online exhibition, DeForrest Judd – Sketches of Texas Regions – Big Bend, Caddo Lake, Gulf Coast.

Judd is a Texas Regionalist, and this collection contains nine sketchbooks from the artist’s trips to Colorado, the Gulf Coast, Caddo Lake, New Mexico, the Big Bend, and the Hill Country in Texas.  Each sketchbook measures approximately [H] 11” x [W] 8 ½”.  Selections from these sketchbooks featured in this online exhibit are from his travels in the 1960s to Big Bend, Caddo Lake, and the Texas Gulf Coast.  The original sketchbooks are part of the DeForrest Judd Art Work and Papers located in Bywaters Special Collections, Hamon Arts Library at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas.


Featured image: Courtesy of DeForrest Judd Art Work and Papers, Bywaters Special Collections, Hamon Arts Library, Southern Methodist University
Link: http://digitalcollections.smu.edu/cdm/ref/collection/tar/id/1141
Blog post: Emily Grubbs, Archivist, Bywaters Special Collections, Hamon Arts Library