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Author Marling, Karal Ann.

Title Designs on the heart : the homemade art of Grandma Moses / Karal Ann Marling.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2006.

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Description xii, 290 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-282) and index.
Contents Prologue : Flying over quilted lanscapes -- 1. The air castle years -- 2. The old oaken bucket -- 3. Making soap, washing sheep -- 4. Sugaring off -- 5. Mother Moses "discovered" -- 6. From farm wife to media darling -- 7. A "primitive" artist -- 8. Cakes and cards -- 9. G. Moses, Inc. -- 10. Grandma is very old -- Epilogue : "Work, for the night is coming"
Subject Moses, Grandma, 1860-1961 -- Criticism and interpretation.
ISBN 0674022262 (alk. paper)
9780674022263 (alk. paper)