Grant Wood by Peter A. Juley & Son, via Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington D.C.

About the Artist

Grant Wood

Grant DeVolson Wood (1891 – 1942) was an American painter and representative of Regionalism, best known for his paintings depicting the rural American Midwest. He is particularly well known for American Gothic (1930), which has become an iconic example of early 20th-century American art.