Morris Henry Hobbs Collection of Mexico Etchings, 1942
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Brief Description: 1942.  20 pieces of artwork done or collected by Morris Henry Hobbs.  14 pieces were done by Hobbs himself.  They include pencil drawings, etchings, drypoint prints, and drawings in brush and ink.  Four additional etchings by other artists are included as are two bromide photographs by Gordon Abbott.  The theme for all of these pieces are cityscapes of Mexican towns, most feature scenes from Taxco, Guerrero.
Held at:
The Latin American Library at Tulane
7001 Freret St
New Orleans, LA 70118
Phone: 5048655605
Email: chernand [at]
Record Series Number: Manuscripts/Collection 48/(49)
Created by: Morris Henry Hobbs (1892-1967)
Volume: 20.0 Items
Acquired: 11/24/2013.
Arrangement: 1 Oversize Hollinger box
Access Restrictions: Open to the public. No known restrictions.
Subject Index
Architecture, Church -- Mexico
Architecture, Colonial -- Mexico
Artists -- Mexico
Cathedrals -- Mexico
Charles Longabaugh
Cities and towns -- Mexico
Gordon Abbott
Guanajuato, Mexico
James Swann
John F. Swalley
Merida, Mexico
Morris Henry Hobbs
Ralph Fletcher Seymour
Social life and customs -- Mexico
Taxco, Mexico
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Related Materials: Kheel, Claudia. 1994. Morris Henry Hobbs: Printmaker, 1892-1967, Master's thesis, Department of Art, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana. University Microfilms, Ann Arbor. For more information please see