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September 7, 1860: Grandma Moses born. When she was in her 70's, her arthritis became too bad for her to continue her much admired needlework, so she decided to take up painting instead. It was either that or raise chickens. "The important thing is to keep busy," she said.

Grandma Moses Anna Mary Robertson Moses (September 1860 – December better known as "Grandma Moses", was a renowned American folk artist. She is often cited as an example of an individual successfully beginning a career in the arts at an advanced age.

22.  Grandma Moses holding a kitten, 1947 | 40 Sweet Cat Photos Of The '40s

40 Sweet Cat Photos Of The '40s

Grandma Moses on the cover of LIFE magazine (September 19, 1960);Grandma Moses was a renowned American folk artist who began her painting by melody

Grandma Moses on the cover of LIFE magazine (September .Grandma Moses was a renowned American folk artist who began her painting career twenty five years previously, at the age of seventy-five.

Grandma Moses painting in the field

Anna Mary Robertson Moses (September 1860 – December better known as "Grandma Moses", was a renowned American folk artist. Began painting when she was in her

Grandma Moses - sold her first painting at the age of 79- A perfect example of why you should never give up on your dreams, no matter what your age...

Grandma Moses, a. Anna Mary Robertson Moses, folklorist, painter – Proving that it is never too late to be who you were always supposed to be, Grandma Moses began painting in her seventies.

Anna Mary Robertson was born on September 7, 1860, in Greenwich, a small community in upstate New York about thirty miles northwest of Bennington, Vermont. Her father, Russell King Robertson, was a farmer and also operated a flax mill.

President Harry Truman & Grandma Moses (Anna Mary Robertson Moses), May 1949

GRANDMA MOSES  Born:  	07 September 1860; Greenwich (town), New York,, United States        	Died:  	13 November 1961; Hoosick Falls, New York, United States		                    	Field:  	painting        	Nationality:  	American        	Art Movement:  	Naïve Art (Primitivism)

Anna Mary Robertson Moses, "Grandma Moses", American folk artist, (September 1860 – December New York state.

Anne Frank, 15 (1929-1945) and all of the others murdered in the Holocaust

The Holocaust is such an important time to remember. Anne Frank - The diary of a young girl.still a book worth reading. Then when you're able to visit the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam, you're reminded of her courage and the power of her story.

"The Thunderstorm" by Grandma Moses - Anna Mary Robertson Moses (1860–1961), was an American folk artist who began her career as a painter at the age of 78.

Anna Mary Robertson Moses, aka Grandma Moses (American, The Thunderstorm, 1948 oil on canvas private collection

10 Artists Who Held Boring Day Jobs For Most of Their Lives - Grandma Moses

10 Artists Who Held Boring Day Jobs For Most of Their Lives

Anna Mary Roberson Moses (aka Grandma Moses) - began painting in her seventies.

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