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Object Name Drawing
Title Meet Me by Moonlight
Catalog Number 1977.19.13
Creator Kaighn, Samuel
Date ca. 1875
Material(s) Paper
Dimensions H-5.25 W-7.75 inches
Description This is a pencil sketch of a fox with its mouth around the neck of a goose or duck. They are standing beside a tree stump. The moon is coming up over the horizon in the background. Also in the background on the right is a farmhouse surrounded by a fence. In very small writing at the bottom is the inscription "Meet me by Moonlight."
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 Foxes
Tree stumps
Search Terms Farmhouses
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS