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Object Name Drawing
Title bird in brush
Catalog Number 1977.19.36
Creator Kaighn, Samuel
Date ca. 1875
Material(s) Paper
Dimensions H-4.125 W-4.813 inches
Description This is a pencil sketch of a bird standing on a twig in leafy bush. The bird appears to be singing.
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 Birds
Bushes
Leaves
Search Terms Birds
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS