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Art by State: Kentucky

Art by State: Kentucky

The listing below groups art, artists and architectural elements by state. This list is a work in progress and is not comprehensive. Select a state from the list to learn more about the elements from that state:

Art by State: Kentucky

Kentucky
Art/
Architecture
LocationDescription
Statue

Henry Clay (Senator, Speaker, Secretary of State)

Statue
Medallion Portrait

Senate wing

Portrait

House of Representatives Speaker’s Lobby

Henry Clay, Speaker (by Giuseppe Fagnani)

Portrait

House of Representatives Speaker’s Lobby

John White, Speaker (by Gerard Barry)

Portrait

House of Representatives Speaker’s Lobby

Linn Boyd, Speaker (by Stanley Middleton)

Portrait

House of Representatives Speaker’s Lobby

John. G. Carlisle, Speaker (by Ellen D. Hale)

Portrait

H-217

Bust

Vice President Richard M. Johnson (by James P. Voorhees)

Bust

Vice President John C. Breckinridge (by James P. Voorhees)

Bust

Senate wing

Vice President Alben W. Barkley (by Kalervo Kallio)

Portrait

Senate wing

Senator Henry Clay (by Henry F. Darby)

Bust

HB-28

Senator Henry Clay (by Albert P. Henry)

Painting

Senate wing

J. C. S. Blackburn, Representative, represented in The Florida Case before the Electoral Commission (by Cornelia Adèle Strong Fassett)

Painting

Senate wing

J. Proctor Knott, Representative, represented in The Florida Case before the Electoral Commission (by Cornelia Adèle Strong Fassett)

Painting

Senate wing

Henry Watterson, Representative, represented in The Florida Case before the Electoral Commission (by Cornelia Adèle Strong Fassett)

State Seal

President’s Room

ceiling mural (by Constantino Brumidi)

State Seal

plaster relief

Artist

Albert P. Henry

b. Versailles, Kentucky

portrait bust of Henry Clay

Last Updated: November 13, 2013