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WOOD, Grant (1891 - 1942), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator, decorative designer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
WOOD, Grant (1891 - 1942), Painter, draughtsman, illustrator, decorative designer

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American, 20th century, male.

Born 13 February 1891, in Anamosa (Iowa); died 12 February 1942, in Cedar Rapids (Iowa).

Painter (gouache/mixed media), draughtsman, illustrator, decorative designer. Portraits, genre scenes, still-lifes, landscapes, animals, vegetables. Stage sets.

American Regionalism.

[not available online] [not available online]Grant Wood moved with his family to Cedar Rapids following his father's death in 1901. He studied at the Minneapolis

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