Grouping of Six (6) Southern Folk Art dolls. 1st-2nd items: Two (2) Helen Bullard Kreckniak (1902-1996, Ozone, Tennessee, working 1949-1982) carved female "Holly Dolls" including one (1) named "Barbry Allen" wearing a green gingham dress with bonnet and holding a dulcimer, signed on the back of the right leg and dated "1964," and one (1) attired in a black satin dress with lace apron, red cape, and fancy black hat, pencil signed on the back of the right leg, carrying a round basket with wool spindle. Both with the "Holly Dolls, Ozone, TN" label sewn to the inside dress hem. 9 3/4" and 10 1/2" H respectively. 3rd & 4th items: Pair of folk art dolls with walnut heads including a young male wearing overalls and a red shirt and a female with a printed cotton dress with red collar and belt. 6 3/4" and 7 3/4" H. 1st half 20th century. 5th item: Carved folk art female doll with a nut head and grey hair, depicted seated in a chair with a butter churn. 4 1/2" H. 20th century. 6th item: Large painted folk art doll having a painted head with carved and partially painted arms and legs, wearing a green gingham dress. All 20th century. CONDITION: 1st & 2nd items: Both dolls overall good condition. Clothing with scattered stains. Larger doll with old repaired break to one shoulder. 3rd & 4th dolls: Small male doll is missing the right arm and has a break to one foot. Both with overall wear. 5th doll: Light overall grime. Left hand with missing object. 6th item: Break to left arm at shoulder joint, arm retained.
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