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Artist in overalls: the life of Grant Wood

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The renowned painting American Gothic is famous around the world, but what do we know about the artist? This lively biography follows Grant Wood as he develops from a shy farm boy into a celebrated artist. This is the first published biography of this American artist specifically geared to young readers. It is complete with an instructional afterword to help young artists learn to draw and a listing of museums where Grant Wood's work can be seen.
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Full title artist in overalls the life of grant wood
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subject_facet Artists, Painters -- United States -- Biography, Wood, Grant, -- 1891-1942
title_display Artist in overalls : the life of Grant Wood
title_full Artist in overalls : the life of Grant Wood / John Duggleby
title_short Artist in overalls :
title_sub the life of Grant Wood
topic_facet Artists, Biography, Painters, Wood, Grant