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    Sale 1911

    Important American Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture

    29 November 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 189

    Anna Mary Robertson (Grandma) Moses (1860-1961)

    Old Oaken Bucket

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Anna Mary Robertson (Grandma) Moses (1860-1961)
    Old Oaken Bucket
    signed '© Moses.' (lower center)
    oil on masonite
    22 x 28¼ in. (55.9 x 71.8 cm.)
    Painted in 1943.


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    This work, painted on June 26, 1943, was assigned number 358 by the artist.

    The copyright for this picture is reserved to Grandma Moses Properties, Co., Inc., New York.

    Provenance

    Dennis Hotz Fine Art, Johannesburg, South Africa.
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.


    Literature

    O. Kallir, Grandma Moses, New York, 1973, p. 292, no. 323, illustrated.