Mose Tolliver Painting “The Moose Lady on Her Exercise Rack” Wood.
Painting: “The Moose Lady on Her Exercise Rack”. House paint on plywood. 23.75” x 24”. “Pop-top” hanger from a beverage can on back. Dark plywood lightly showing through white paint background Signed Mose T. Acquired from the artist at his home in Montgomery, Alabama, October 1996. Authentic, with Moose Lady wearing heels on her feet, and typical square nose on the face.
This is Mose T's famous excursion into the autoerotic.
Mose Tolliver's works on wood may have rough edges and sides, holes, cracks, peeling paint, and out of square corners as they were procured from salvaged materials. It is typical for them to have nail holes because he tacked them to the side of his house when presented for sale.