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The book is a first-hand view of Mose from the days when I chaperoned him and his wife to the Corcoran exhibit through his rise to national recognition in the folk art world. Folk art scholar Regenia Perry has contributed a preface on the significance and appeal of Tolliver's work. Lee Kogan, curator of The American Folk Art Museum in New York, has also written a wonderful introduction. I have included an essay along with stories and anecdotes from my close friendship with Mose dating back to I've presented some of the finest vintage pieces in my collection in  an A to Z format of one-of -a- kind Mose titles (J is for Jimma Jamma Girl-She does the wild dance , E  for Electric Slide). These high quality reproductions are complimented by multiple photographs of Mose at home with his family and working on his art.

"The photographs and the art work offer powerful images, touching theSouths natural soul. Its strength rests in the successful revelation ofAfrican-Americans non-academic living art tradition. Its a must for anylibrary  daring to blend art school painters with  untrained artistic genius."

Morris Dees , Founder  Southern Poverty Law Center 


The Author Anton Haardt in her Studio.

Montgomery's Anton Haardt  Author of The book, Mose T.  A  to Z: The  Folk Art of  Mose Tolliver,  has been awarded  the  prestigious Nautilus Silver Award,and NEW YORK BOOK FESTIVAL ART/PHOTOGRAPHY AWARD.
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