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Object Name Portrait
Title Governor Martha Layne Collins
Catalog Number 1988.4.3
Creator Speagle, Sandy
Date 1987
Material(s) Oil on canvas
Dimensions H-37.5 W-29.5 inches
Description This portrait shows Governor Collins sitting in a chair with her hands folded in her lap and her legs crossed. She has shoulder-length blonde hair and is wearing dark gray business suit with a white blouse. She is wearing a pearl necklace, gold earrings, and a gold wedding ring on her left hand. The background is dark gray.
Notes Martha Layne Collins, Kentucky's first woman governor, served from 1983 until 1987.
Collection Kentucky Department of the Arts Collection
People Speagle, Sandy
Collins, Martha Layne
Subjects Governors
Government officials
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS