Grant Wood (1891 – 1942) was an American painter from Iowa. He is best known for his paintings depicting the rural American Midwest, particularly the painting American Gothic, an iconic image of the 20th century.
Composer Barbara York wrote Four Paintings By Grant Wood for John Manning in 2012. The paintings depicted in the music are: I. Stone City, Iowa, II. Young Corn, III. American Gothic and IV. Parson Weem's Fable.
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