Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

A Mexican Hacienda.
  • William Henry Jackson, artist
    1843–1942
    born: Keesville, New York, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
    Detroit Photographic Company, publisher
    active 1897–1924
  • A Mexican Hacienda., 1899
  • Where object was made: Mexico
  • photochrom
  • Object Height/Width: 9.3 x 17.77 cm
    Object Height/Width: 3 11/16 x 7 in
  • Gift of David J. and Rita Sloan Gottlieb
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0276
Description

Color photo. View of a Mexican estate. Two men, one atop a mule the other a horse, stand on either side of the estate entrance. Beyond the wooden fence entrance are more men and cattle and a stone building with a thatched roof to the right and another beyond. Trees rise in the mist in the background.