ART & ARTISTS: Grant Wood – Part 2 1942 Spring in Town oil on masonite 66 x 54.6 cm Sheldon Swope Gallery, Terre Haute, Indiana *notes

ART & ARTISTS: Grant Wood – Part 2 1942 Spring in Town oil on masonite 66 x 54.6 cm Sheldon Swope Gallery, Terre Haute, Indiana *notes

You probably recognize this famous painting, but did you know the man in American Gothic was modeled after the artist's dentist? #trivia #funfacts

You probably recognize this famous painting, but did you know the man in American Gothic was modeled after the artist's dentist? #trivia #funfacts

Grant Wood's painting of his mom from "Paintings Of Mom by 33 Famous Artists For Mothers Day."

Grant Wood's painting of his mom from "Paintings Of Mom by 33 Famous Artists For Mothers Day."

♨  ♨  ♨  Happy Birthday to Grant DeVolson Wood, born on February 13, 1891.   In this painting Wood’s agent is pointing at the actual landscape he was supposed to be rendering.  (via veareflejos aka chasingtaileathers)

♨ ♨ ♨ Happy Birthday to Grant DeVolson Wood, born on February 13, 1891. In this painting Wood’s agent is pointing at the actual landscape he was supposed to be rendering. (via veareflejos aka chasingtaileathers)

Landscape by Grant Wood, 1930, Notice the sketchy, almost impressionistic quality as opposed to the precise, detailed style of  the later "Haying."

Landscape by Grant Wood, 1930, Notice the sketchy, almost impressionistic quality as opposed to the precise, detailed style of the later "Haying."

grant wood painting of sister with chicken | Grant Wood - a Re-Disovered Appreciation...For art lovers.........there is a fascinating article on this painting and brief things about his life........SMITHSION

grant wood painting of sister with chicken | Grant Wood - a Re-Disovered Appreciation...For art lovers.........there is a fascinating article on this painting and brief things about his life........SMITHSION

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