Anna Mary Robertson 'Grandma' Moses (1860-1961)
signed 'Moses. © ' (lower right)--dated 'June 30 1956,' and inscribed with title and number '1717' (on a label affixed to the reverse)
oil and tempera on masonite
16 x 23 ¾ in. (40 x 60.3 cm.)
Painted in 1956.
Galerie St. Etienne, New York; Hammer Galleries, New York, acquired from the above.
Skitch and Ruth Henderson, New Milford, Connecticut, acquired from the above, 1970.
Bonhams, New York, 28 November 2012, lot 12, sold by the above.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
O. Kallir, Grandma Moses, New York, 1973, p. 316, no. 1228, illustrated.
M. Moss, "The Leader of the Band is Still Going Strong," The New York Times, April 2, 2000, p. 10.
Buck Hill Falls, Pennsylvania, Buck Hill Art Association, July 17-31, 1965.
Sale room notice
Please note the correct medium for this lot is oil and tempera on masonite.