Grandma Moses was an American artist who spent decades living the rural, agricultural life that she would later feature in her paintings. She only began devoting herself to Born: Anna Mary Robertson Moses (September 7, – Decem ), known by her nickname Grandma Moses, was an American folk artist. She began painting in earnest at the age of 78 and is often cited as an example of an individual who successfully began a Birth place: Greenwich (town), New York,, United States. Grandma Moses describes her life best with the following words, from “My Life’s History”, a book published in “I have written my life in small sketches, a little today, a little yesterday, as I thought of it, as I remembered all the things from childhood on through the years, good ones and unpleasant ones. Her memoir, Grandma Moses: My Life's History, was published in and interestingly focused little on the late years of her life as an artist and more on what she considered truly important, her childhood and years raising her family. The book is revealing and worthy of further attention, for as well as including detailed information about.
Grandma Moses is the author of Grandma Moses My Lif's History ( avg rating, 5 ratings, 1 review), Art and Life of Grandma Moses ( avg rating, 3 r /5. Grandma Moses did not start painting until she was seventy-seven years old and looking for something to do “to keep busy and out of mischief” after her husband died. She painted nostalgic scenes of American life and sold them at country fairs alongside her prize-winning : Additional Physical Format: Online version: Moses, Grandma, Art and life of Grandma Moses. New York, Gallery of Modern Art, (OCoLC) Vídeo sobre: Grandma Moses. President Nelson' Grandfather's Visit from the other side of the Veil and Family History Work - Duration: Family History Can Be Fun Recommended for you.
Grandma Moses, byname of Anna Mary Robertson Moses, original name Anna Mary Robertson, (born September 7, , Greenwich, New York, U.S.—died Decem , Hoosick Falls), American folk painter who was internationally popular for her naive documentation of rural life in the United States in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Art and Life of Grandma Moses by Grandma Moses and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at In Grandma Moses's paintings the viewer often feels the joy of life illustrated in the scenes. In McDonnel's Farm (), for example, a group of children are shown in a circular dance at the right, while all the other figures are busily engaged in farm tasks: one man loads the hay wagon, another harvests, another cuts the grass with a hooked. Grandma Moses, Grandma Moses Print, Vintage Americana, Country Home Decor, Folk Art, Americana, Circa , Farm, Vintage Book Page Print VintagePrintStore 5 out of 5 stars (1,) $ $ $ (10% off).