Arthur T. Lee
House Occupied by Dr. Sutherland at Fort Davis, 1857
watercolor on paper
Collection of the Bryan Museum, Galveston, Texas.
One of the first artists to venture into far West Texas was Captain Arthur T. Lee. A graduate of West Point, Lee refined his artistic talent at the Academy and employed those skills to document his travels in the field. He was stationed at Fort Davis when this watercolor was done.