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Object Name Portrait
Title Vene P. Armstrong
Catalog Number 1918.1
Creator Unknown
Date 1870-1890
Material(s) Oil on canvas
Dimensions H-42 W-37 inches
Description This is a bust portrait of Vene P. Armstrong. The subject is depicted facing forward but his body is turned to the viewer's right. The subject is wearing a black suit, waistcoat and tie with a white collared shirt. A watch chain and fob are attached to the waistcoat. Armstrong is depicted with brown hair and a brown moustache.
Notes A wealthy merchant who married Sally Ward Hunt after the Civil War.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People Armstrong, Verne P.
Subjects Men
Portrait paintings
Search Terms Portrait
Portrait Paintings
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS