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Grant Wood's Iowa
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Grant Wood's Iowa

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by Wende Elliott, William Rose
 

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Be transported into the private and cherished world of this celebrated American icon with tour of Grant Wood's home state..
Grant Wood, Iowa native, iconic Regionalist American artist, certainly left his mark on his home state. Wood’s American Gothic is one of America’s most recognizable paintings, his boyhood home is a registered landmark, and

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Be transported into the private and cherished world of this celebrated American icon with tour of Grant Wood's home state..
Grant Wood, Iowa native, iconic Regionalist American artist, certainly left his mark on his home state. Wood’s American Gothic is one of America’s most recognizable paintings, his boyhood home is a registered landmark, and collections of his work grace museums far and near. Now you can tour his state with five itineraries that provide a detailed exploration of the historical context for his work. Grant Wood’s Iowa explores his role in the art world with self-guided museum tours, detailed discussions of specific works, information on the finest lodging and dining in the state, and, finally, “green” travel options, including rural bed and breakfasts, restaurants offering local organic menus, nightlife with local artists, and nature hikes to experience the landscape that inspired Wood. You’ll be transported into the private and cherished world of this celebrated American icon.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780881509922
Publisher:
Countryman Press, The
Publication date:
05/06/2013
Pages:
136
Sales rank:
737,149
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author

Wende Elliott is a writer, organic farmer, and activist in organic and fair trade food. She has also taught at Iowa State University.

Painter William Balthazar Rose exhibits in Italy, England, and the United States and has taught at UC Berkeley and Princeton University.

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Grant Wood's Iowa 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
You havent even read thia book. I know that for a fact. So how do you know it got boring halfway through
Anonymous More than 1 year ago