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Catching the Thanksgiving Turkey

Grandma Moses

Catching the Thanksgiving Turkey

Grandma Moses
  • Date: 1943
  • Style: Naïve Art (Primitivism)
  • Series: Catching the Turkey
  • Genre: genre painting

Particularly in the early years of her career, Moses frequently chose subjects that were staples of nineteenth- and early twentieth-century illustration. Catching the turkey—part of the annual Thanksgiving ritual—was one such theme that Moses painted numerous times. Though she often repeated subjects, no two compositions were ever alike.

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