Uncommonly signed Autograph Letter Signed, in pencil, 2 separate pages, 8vo, Eaglebridge, Oct. 18, n.y. ANNA MARY MOSES, GRANDMA MOSES.
Uncommonly signed Autograph Letter Signed, in pencil, 2 separate pages, 8vo, Eaglebridge, Oct. 18, n.y.
ANNA MARY MOSES, GRANDMA MOSES

(1860-1961). Self-taught American artist in the genre of Outsider Art and Folk Art. She is often cited as an example of an individual successfully beginning a career as an artist an advanced age gaining recognition in her eighties.

Uncommonly signed Autograph Letter Signed, in pencil, 2 separate pages, 8vo, Eaglebridge, Oct. 18, n.y.

Grandma Moses about painting to her earliest supporter and longtime dealer, Louis J. Caldor. In part (spellings retained), “Dear Mr. Caldor, was tired the night that you were here and could not think fast. But have been thinking sence if you…realy wants some more of my paintings for a exibet, I could paint two or three large ones like those that I'm doing for my children…I would do them on hard board and fram them…So sorry that you and your frinds had to come in the rain….” Signed, “Grandma Moses.” Long considered a foremost Amercan folk artist, her works are included in Outsider Art exhibitions and fairs.

Item #1917

Price: $2,750.00

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