• Anna Mary Robertson a/k/a GRANDMA MOSES

    Grandma moses  Born  September 7, 1860 and lived 101 yrs and 3 months. Though she was encouraged by her father to do art making when very young, her painting did not start until around the age of 76.  She was self-taught in capturing scenes from the world around her.  Moses’artwork was all about scenes from her own life-places and people she loved.

    Fun fact:

    -She lived through the Civil War, the first automobile, and the first airplane.

    -She created about 1600 works of art...and 25 during the last year of her life.

    -She painted from the top down...sky down to the ground.

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