The Old Oaken Bucket


Grandma Moses, American, b. Greenwich, New York, 1860–1961

Oil on fiberboard, 14 1/8 x 21 1/8 in. (35.6 x 53.4 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Abraham Schneider, New York, 1974

Accession Number: 74.229

Galerie St. Etienne, New York
Charles Feldman, New York
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Abraham Schneider, New York, 1974

Exhibition History:
THE WHITE HOUSE, Washington, DC. 12 May 1975-January 1977, Extended Loan.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Acquisitions: 1974-1977," 25 March-24 July 1977, unnumbered checklist.
THE WHITE HOUSE, OFFICE OF THE CHIEF OF STAFF, Washington, DC. Office Exhibition, May 2003 -

Published References:
A.C.A. GALLERIES. Four American Primitives: Edward Hicks, John Kane, Anna Mary Roberston Moses, Horace Pippin (New York: 22 February-11 March 1972).
LAWRENCE, SIDNEY. "Hirshhorn Opens New Aquisitions Exhibition," The Smithsonian Torch (1977), p. 8.
GOLD, BARBARA. "Hirshhorn Museum Shows How It's Doing," Baltimore Sun (29 March 1977).
WOMEN'S PROGRAM OF THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION. Women Artists: A Checklist of Works in the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection (Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1979), ill.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Outsider Art