Grant Wood

Grant Wood was born just 4 miles east of Anamosa, Iowa on February 13, 1891. He is best known for his paintings depicting the rural American Midwest. In particular one of the most famous paintings in American art, “American Gothic” 1930. The woman portrayed in this painting is his sister Nan Wood Graham. It was first exhibited in 1930 at the Art Institute of Chicago, where it is still located.

GRANT WOOD
Unknown Garden Door
Original Oil
6.5" H x 9.5" W

 

 

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