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Object Name Portrait
Title Governor John Y. Brown, Jr.
Catalog Number 1988.4.2
Creator Carter, John M.
Date ca. 1988
Material(s) Oil on canvas
Description This portrait shows Governor Brown seated in a rose-colored upholstered chair. He has white hair and is wearing a dark suit, white shirt and a red and blue striped tie. There is a white handkerchief showing in the left breast pocket of his jacket. His left hand is draped behind the left arm of the chair with his right hand clenched on his right leg.
Notes Brown was governor of Kentucky from 1979 to 1983.
Collection Kentucky Department of the Arts Collection
People Carter, John M.
Carter, John Michael
Brown, John Y., 1933-
Brown, John Y. Jr.
Subjects Governors
Government officials
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS