RARE OLD VINTAGE PHOTO of GRANDMA MOSES (CONFIRMED) with CHILDREN & FOLK ART QUILT

RARE OLD VINTAGE PHOTO of GRANDMA MOSES (CONFIRMED) with CHILDREN & FOLK ART QUILT

RARE OLD VINTAGE PHOTO of GRANDMA MOSES (CONFIRMED) with CHILDREN & FOLK ART QUILT

RARE OLD VINTAGE PHOTO of GRANDMA MOSES (CONFIRMED) with CHILDREN & FOLK ART QUILT

RARE OLD VINTAGE PHOTO of GRANDMA MOSES (CONFIRMED) with CHILDREN & FOLK ART QUILT

RARE OLD VINTAGE PHOTO of GRANDMA MOSES (CONFIRMED) with CHILDREN & FOLK ART QUILT

RARE OLD VINTAGE PHOTO of GRANDMA MOSES (CONFIRMED) with CHILDREN & FOLK ART QUILT

RARE OLD VINTAGE PHOTO of GRANDMA MOSES (CONFIRMED) with CHILDREN & FOLK ART QUILT

RARE OLD VINTAGE PHOTO of GRANDMA MOSES (CONFIRMED) with CHILDREN & FOLK ART QUILT

RARE OLD VINTAGE PHOTO of GRANDMA MOSES (CONFIRMED) with CHILDREN & FOLK ART QUILT

The photograph depicts Grandma Moses (aka: Anna Mary Robertson Moses) and likely five of her children likely Lloyd, Forrest K. The image also depicts a large 8-point star folk art quilt in the back ground, likely embroidered patchwork by Grandma Moses. The image of Grandma Moses in the photograph has been confirmed by one of the world’s leading forensic examiners in facial recognition. To review a copy of the expert’s Declaration of Authenticity, please visit the website niellograph. The photograph is a niellograph, a positive collodion photographic image on black varnished japanned thin cardboard type stock. Measures about 2 1/2″ x 3 1/2″. Shows signs of age and wear along with smudges, scuffs, scratches, and some pealing of the lacquer. The photo is slightly warped diagonally (top right corner and bottom left corner slightly turned up forming a slight diagonal bend from the top left corner to the bottom right corner). Fair to good condition overall as noted. The first attached listing photo has been cropped and brightened to show detail i. Not how photo actually appears. The second through ninth attached listing photos depict how the picture actually appears i. Eighth and ninth attached listing photos may be just a slight tad brighter from the flash of my camera. What you see is what you get. Likely the only niellograph of Grandma Moses. Likely the only niellograph of a folk art quilt embroidered patchwork by Grandma Moses. Likely the only niellograph of any embroidery work by Grandma Moses. Likely the earliest photograph of Grandma Moses with her five surviving children. Likely the earliest photograph of Grandma Moses with her folk art embroidered patchwork quilt. Likely the earliest photograph of any embroidery work by Grandma Moses. Aesthetically pleasing and engaging image of a famous American folk artist and her family. Depicting the pride and importance of folk art quilts to 19. Century American women and their families. Depicting a beloved American icon in a quintessential moment in time. Please see my other auctions for more items. NO PORTION OF THIS PHOTOGRAPH CAN BE REPRODUCED WITHOUT THE EXPRESSED WRITTEN CONSENT OF THE OWNER. The item “RARE OLD VINTAGE PHOTO of GRANDMA MOSES (CONFIRMED) with CHILDREN & FOLK ART QUILT” is in sale since Friday, December 02, 2016. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Photographic Images\Vintage & Antique (Pre-1940)\Other Antique Photographs”. The seller is “knifebiz” and is located in California. This item can be shipped to United States.
  • Original/Reprint: Original Print
  • Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
  • Date of Creation: 1895-1899
  • Photo Type: Niellograph
  • Subject: Historic & Vintage
  • Color: Black & White
  • Framing: Unframed
  • Size Type/Largest Dimension: Small (Up to 7″)
  • Region of Origin: US

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