By Susan Wood,Ross MacDonald
again domestic in the USA, supply requested his sister and his dentist to pose for what may turn into the founding, iconic snapshot of regionalism and a uniquely American murals. Grant’s artwork celebrated hard-working americans who ultimately observed themselves in wonderful paintings. American Gothic is a picture-book biography that explores the start of the recognized portray, the move that made it attainable, and the artist who created it all.
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American Gothic: The Life of Grant Wood by Susan Wood,Ross MacDonald