GRANT WOOD

Fall Plowing by Grant Wood 1931

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This depiction of rural mid-west America during the Great Depression is Grant Wood’s interpretation of social realism in the 1930s.  Fascinating is his mythical view of plowing a field, as if one can touch the ground and harvest the plantings.

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TAPESTRY OF ROWS

PICTURING WHAT IT WAS NOT

GIVING HOPE TO FARMERS