“A Picture No Artist Can Paint”


"A quaint New England homestead Where a gray-haired couple dwell, Their heads are bowed with sorrow For the one they loved so well." Their daughter ran away from home after an argument. Her brother left to seek her. Neither has yet returned


  • Leake County Revelers, "A Picture No Artist Can Paint" (Columbia 15691-D, 1931; rec. 1930)


  1. Randolph 831, "A Picture No Artist Can Paint" (1 text)
  2. Roud #7441
  3. BI, R831


Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1930 (recording, Leake County Revelers)
Found in: US(So)