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Object Name Painting
Title Kentucky State Capitol (in Summer)
Catalog Number 1980.40.15
Creator Unknown artist
Date ca. 1930
Material(s) Watercolor on paper
Dimensions H-20.75 W-13.75 inches
Description This landscape depicts trees in foreground with the New State Capitol in Frankfort, Kentucky in the background. Done in the style of Paul Sawyier.
Notes This is a copy of a known Paul Sawyier painting. This copy may have been made by a member of the Paul Sawyier Art Club that used to meet in the Frankfort Hotel. The Frankfort Hotel was owned by J.J. King, a noted Sawyier patron. King had many of his original Sawyier paintings on display in the hotel.
Collection Emma Buckley Collection
People Unknown artist after Paul Sawyier
Unknown artist
Subjects Landscapes
Historic buildings
Capitol buildings
Search Terms Frankfort
Frankfort (Ky.)
Frankfort Ky
Frankfort, KY
Franklin Co.
Franklin County
Franklin County (Ky.)
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS