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The Old Log Cabin, (painting)

Painter:
Powell, Lucien Whiting 1846-1930
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Culture:
African American
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Morris Museum of Art 1 Tenth Street Augusta Georgia 30901 Accession Number: 1989.01.155
Date:
1865-1870
Notes:
Morris Museum of Art, 2005.
Pennington, Estill Curtis, "A southern collection: select works from a permanent collection of painting in the South prepared for the opening of the Morris Museum of Art, September 24, 1992," Augusta, GA: Morris Communications Corp., 1992.
Chambers, Bruce W., "Art and artists of the South: The Robert P. Coggins Collection," Columbia, S.C.: University of South Carolina Press, 1984, no. 31.
Summary:
Several African-American figures are outside of a log cabin: one plays a banjo, another dances, and a woman bends over a bucket near a cauldron. There is also a horse and chickens.
Topic:
Architecture exterior--Domestic--Cottage
Figure group
Ethnic
Animal--Horse
Animal--Bird--Chicken
Control number:
IAP 67990171
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_374565

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