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The Birthplace of Herbert Hoover, (painting)

Painter:
Wood, Grant 1892-1942
Medium:
Oil on Masonite
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Des Moines Art Center 4700 Grand Avenue Des Moines Iowa 50312 Accession Number: 1982.2
Minneapolis Institute of Arts 2400 Third Avenue South Minneapolis Minnesota 55404 Accession Number: 1982.2
Date:
1931
Notes:
Milosch, Jane C., ed., "Grant Wood's Studio: Birthplace of American Gothic," New York, NY: Prestel Publishing, 2005, plate 12.
Summary:
View looking down on a small homestead with a figure on the front lawn gesturing toward a white clapboard house with laundry hanging out to dry and chickens in the yard.
Topic:
Landscape--Iowa--West Branch
Architecture exterior--Domestic--House
Control number:
IAP 89140031
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_374430

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