Grant Wood

Grant Wood /   Grant DeVolson Wood

United States 1891 - 1942

Modern Art

Grant Wood
Grant DeVolson Wood
United States
November 3, 2013
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Grant DeVolson Wood was an American painter born four miles east of Anamosa, Iowa. He is best known for his paintings depicting the rural American Midwest, particularly the painting American Gothic, an iconic image of the 20th century.

American Gothic - The Story Behind Grant Wood's Iconic Painting

See the story behind Grant Wood's American Gothic painting, one of the most recognizable works of American 20th-century art.

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Recounting the American Art (of Modern Times till Now)

Take a look at the brief history of American art focusing on the 19th, 20th and 21st century and the ten most iconic works by contemporary American artists

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Americana - The Cultural Phenomenon

If you ever wondered what is the cultural phenomenon Americana truly about and wish to learn more about what is truly quintessential American then read on...

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Enjoy the Most Calming Scenery Paintings to Contemplate and De-stress

The landscape as a medium has evolved greatly through centuries. We bring you a selection of amazing scenery paintings in which you can get lost

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Grant Wood - Fall Plowing, 1931

Grant Wood is best known for his paintings depicting the rural American Midwest.

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