Grandma Moses Works Online
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Original works by Grandma Moses available for purchase at art galleries worldwideMuseums and Public Art Galleries Worldwide:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington D.C.Art Market:
Grandma Moses at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York City
The Phillips Collection, Washington D.C.
2 works online
Bennington Museum, Vermont
The Bennington Museums owns the largest public collection of Grandma Moses paintings in the U.S.
Brooklyn Museum, New York City
Brooklyn Museum/Luce Center for American Art, New York City
Figge Art Museum, Davenport, Iowa
Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, Mississippi
Maier Museum of Art at Randolph-Macon Woman's College, Virginia
(Note: Click the title to view the artwork details, not the thumbnail image.)
Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, New York
My Hills of Home
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington D.C.
Phoenix Art Museum, Arizona
Home of Hezekia King, 1943
University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City
(e.g. records of past sales at auction; sites providing examples of the artist's signature)
Sotheby's Sold Lot Archive NEW!Pictures from Image Archives:
(database goes as far back as 1998; images where permitted by copyright go about as far back as 2001)
Grandma Moses at CGFAMiscellaneous Sites:
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Gihon FoundationArticles and Reference Sites:
Early Sugaring Off, 1944
Time Magazine Cover Archive
Portrait of the artist, possibly by Boris Chaliapin
Women Artists from the Medieval Period to the Present
Encyclopedia Britannica complete article on Grandma Moses Multimedia:
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Union List of Artist Names (Getty Museum)
Reference sheet with basic information about the artist and pointers to other references.
Oxford Dictionary of Art (eNotes)
Resource Library Magazine
Memory is a Painter: The Art of Grandma Moses
The New Yorker
"Grandma Moses at the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington", 2001 review by Peter Schjeldahl
"The Old Lady of Eagle Bridge", 1979 article by Robert Hughes
Wikiquote, compendium of quotations from the Wikimedia Foundation
Antiques Roadshow (PBS) Appraisals
"1942 Grandma Moses Painting"
"Look Inside" and "Search Inside" Books at Amazon
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|Search Inside Books:||Same as "Look Inside", except that the entire book is scanned in, and the text is fully searchable. This is an unbelievable resource, for research and especially for previewing a book when making the decision to buy.|
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Grandma Moses: in the 21st Century