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Object Name Drawing
Title Boy on Horse with Flag
Catalog Number 1977.19.17
Creator Kaign, Samuel(1833-?)
Date ca. 1875
Material(s) Paper
Dimensions H-5.063 W-5 inches
Description This is a color sketch of a man riding bareback on a spotted horse. The man is holding an American flag in his right hand and the reins to the horse in his left.
Notes Samuel Kaighn, the artist, was born in Virginia on June 16, 1833. He served as a surgeon during the Civil War.
Collection Mrs. Ellsworth L. Kaighn Collection
People Kaighn, Samuel
Subjects Horses
Bareback riding
Flags
Acrobatics
Acrobats
Search Terms Horses
Flags
flag
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS