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Grandma Moses
(1860-1961) born on
Sep 07
US folk painter. She started painting in her late 70s; best known for her documentary paintings of rural life.
 
   
F
What a strange thing is memory, and hope; one looks backward, the other forward; one is of today, the other of tomorrow. Memory is history recorded in our brain, memory is a painter, it paints pictures of the past and of the day."

R
". . . daydreams, as it were . . . I look out the window sometimes to seek the color of the shadows and the different greens in the trees, but when I get ready to paint I just close my eyes and imagine a scene."
A
"If I didn't start painting, I would have raised chickens."
N
"I have written my life in small sketches, a little today, a little yesterday . . . I look back on my life a good day's work, it was done and I feel satisfied with it. I made the best out of what life offered."
K
A primitive artist is an amateur whose work sells.

 

 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: ""Grandma Moses, My Life's History,"(ed. Aotto Kallir, ch. 1."
R: "In "Artists in Quotation," by Donna Ward La Cour, 1989."
A: ""Grandma Moses, My Life's History," ed. Aotto Kallir, ch. 3."
N: From an Internet collection of quotations.
K: "In "Webster's NewWorld Best Book of Aphorisms," by Auriel Douglas, 1989."
   



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