New Discoveries in Georgia Painted Furniture 

by Ashley Callahan and Dale L. Couch

 

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(above: Unidentified maker [Elbert County, Georgia, descended in Smith family of Bowman], Cupboard, ca. 1840-80, Yellow pine 60 x 35 13/16 x 18 3/8 inches. Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Levon C. Register )

 

(above: Unidentified maker [Chattahoochee River Valley, probably Heard County, Georgia, or Randolph County, Alabama], Sideboard or slab, ca. 1830-60, Yellow pine, 55 7/8 x 63 3/4 x 21 1/2 inches. Collection of Mr. and Mrs. David Miller )

 

(above: Unidentified Maker [Walton County, Georgia, for Mary Cronic (1823-1883)], Chest, 1839, Yellow Pine, 24 7/8 x 49 1/2 x 19 3/4 inches. Private Collection )

 

 

(above: Unidentified maker [possibly Franklin County, Georgia area], Chest, ca. 1800-40, Yellow pine, 21 3/8 x 38 3/4 x 17 9/16 inches. Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Levon C. Register)

 

(above: Unindentified maker [possibly Athens, Georgia], Windsor chair, ca 1800-30, Stiles possibly hickory or ash; arms probably soft maple; seat possibly poplar; crest unidentified ring porous hardwood, 33 3/8 x 23 3/8 x 20 1/8 inches, Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Levon C. Register)


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