Amon Carter Museum of Western Art

3501 Camp Bowie Blvd., Fort Worth, TX 76107

American repository, Fort Worth, contemporary

The Amon Carter Museum of American Art was established through the generosity of Amon G. Carter Sr. (1879-1955) to house his collection of paintings and sculpture by Frederic Remington and Charles M. Russell; to collect, preserve, and exhibit the finest examples of American art; and to serve an educational role through exhibitions, publications, and programs devoted to the study of American art.

About the Dataset

The Amon Carter houses premier examples of American painting, sculpture, and works on paper from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries and has over 45,000 photographic prints, making the museum one of the country's major repositories of American photography.