|Title||Old Capitol Hotel Portico|
|Material(s)||Watercolor on board; gouache|
|Dimensions||H-14 W-20 D-1 inches|
|Description||The painting is a watercolor cityscape. In the foreground is the Old Capitol Hotel steps and facade with people in rain gear walking. The background has trees, buildings, truck-like vehicle, people with umbrellas and the steeples from some of the Frankfort churches.|
In 1968 KHS made 5,000 collector's prints for a membership campaign. Other known titles include 'Old Capitol Hotel.' An old note also refers to this painting as the 'Capitol Hotel Steps, Frankfort.'
The donor was Paul Sawyier's cousin.
|Collection||Russell W. McRery Collection|
|Physical Holder||Kentucky Historical Society - KHS|