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Object Name Portrait
Title John Hunt Morgan
Catalog Number 1934.4
Creator Spurr, Laura Shaffer
Date 1907
Material(s) Oil on canvas
Dimensions H-58 W-43 D-2.5 inches
Description Large three-quarter portrait of General John Hunt Morgan completed in 1907. Painting is in poor condition with flaking and small hole upper left;
Notes John Hunt Morgan was born in 1825 and died in 1864. Painted for the Conferderate Home in Peewee Valley, Kentucky. The Society receieved the painting in 1934 when the State Board of Public Property 'assigned' the portrait and other items from the Home which closed at this time.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People Spurr, Laura
Spurr, Laura Shaffer
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS