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Object Name Drawing
Title Girl's face profile
Catalog Number 1977.19.27
Creator Kaign, Samuel
Date ca. 1860
Material(s) Paper/Ink
Dimensions Dia-5.125 Cir-16 inches
Description This drawing, on paper, is of a girl's left-facing profile. Her face is uplifted and she is looking to the left as well. Her hair is loose, but gathered over her right shoulder. Faint pencil lines run horizontally as a background behind the girl's head.
Notes 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 Drawing
Pen works
Portrait drawings
Search Terms Drawings
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS