Collections

Mullis Collection

Since 2001, Carl and Marian Mullis have donated more than 400 works to the Georgia Museum of Art. The Mullis Collection focuses on American Scene prints and paintings, works by southern self-taught artists and southern stoneware and decorative art. It includes works by John Stockton de Martelly, Jackson Lee Nesbitt, Lawrence Beall Smith, members of the Meaders family, the Hewell family, the Crocker family, Jimmy Lee Sudduth, Howard Finster, Mose Tolliver, R.A. Miller, Mary T. Smith, Lonnie Holley and many others. The Mullis Collection also includes a number of pieces of Edgefield pottery on extended loan, including work by David Drake, Thomas Chandler and Collin Rhodes. Several works are on display within the galleries dedicated to American art and decorative arts.

To see works in the Mullis Collection, click here or search "Mullis" in the online database.

For more information about the Mullis Collection, contact Sarah Kate Gillespie, curator of American art, or Dale Couch, curator of decorative art.