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Object Name Casting
Title Henry Clay
Catalog Number 1986.72
Creator Haynes, C. Younglove
Date ca. 1850
Material(s) Plaster;
Dimensions H-21 W-17 inches
Description This plaster relief of Henry Clay depicts the subject standing in the center and facing the (viewer's) right side of the image. Clay is depicted holding a book in one hand and a scroll or other rolled document in the other hand. A Henry Clay quote is offset on the left and surrounded by a feather or leaf relief design. The plaster is painted black.
Notes The quote on this piece was from Clay's farewell speech to the United States Senate in 1840.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People Clay, Henry
C. Younglove Haynes
Haynes, C. Younglove
Subjects Government officials
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS