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3545T Marlborough
January 12, 2021 12:00 PM - January 25, 2021 07:00 PMCalender

Moses Tolliver (American, 1925-2006) Three Works: Quail Horse , Pear-toe Suzie

Auction: Discovery - 3545T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: January 12, 2021 12:00PM


Moses Tolliver (American, 1925-2006)

Three Works: Quail Horse, Pear-toe Suzie, and Blue Bird. All signed "MOSET" l.l. Acrylic on board, size to 15 x 17 1/2 in.

Provenance: Quail Horse purchased at Gasperi Folk Art Gallery. Pear-toe Suzie purchase at Gasperi Folk Gallery in New Orleans, Louisiana. Bird painting purchased at Jay Johnson America's Folk Heritage Gallery, New York, New York.

Note: Highlighted in the 2017 Colby-Sawyer College exhibition Inner Visions: Selections from the Collection of Beverly Stearns Bernson. Moses Tolliver was born in Montgomery, Alabama, to a large family. He worked odd jobs until an accident at work limited his mobility. He filled the time honing his art; using house paint and plywood to create colorful works.
Beverly Bernson Collection
Estimate $100-150

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Blue Bird, Moses Tolliver, Suzie, Beverly Bernson, Montgomery, New Orleans