Library Catalog - Kentucky Historical Society

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Object Name Drawing
Catalog Number 1977.19.9
Maker Kaign, Samuel
Date ca. 1850
Material(s) Paper/Ink
Dimensions H-3.125 W-3.75 inches
Description This is a color pen an ink sketch of a cicada on a leave. "Drawn from life" is written below the image. There is other indistinguishable writing.
Notes Samuel Kaign, the donor's husband's great uncle, was born in Virginia on June 16, 1833. He served as a surgeon during the Civil War.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People Kaighn, Samuel
Subjects Drawings
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS