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Object Name Drawing
Title Momma with puppies
Catalog Number 1977.19.39
Creator Kaighn, Samuel
Date ca. 1875
Material(s) Paper
Dimensions H-5.313 W-6.5 inches
Description This is a pencil sketch of a mother dog and her puppies. The mother is white with dark spots around her eyes and on her ears. There is a spot on her back and tail. There are three white and spotted puppies nursing.
Notes Samuel Kaighn, the artist, was born in Virginia on June 16, 1833. He served as a surgeon during the Civil War.
Collection Mrs. Ellsworth L. Kaighn Collection
People Kaighn, Samuel
Subjects Dogs
Mothers
Nursing
Puppies
Search Terms Animals
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS