Selected Artists
Grant Wood

"Breaking the Prairie Sod" 1936-7

Owner: Iowa State University
Ames, Iowa

"Breaking the Parairie Sod" H. 11' X W. 41'

The above mural was designed by Grant Wood (1891-1942). It is part of a WPA series that is in the library at Iowa State University. Wood was Head of the WPA program for the State and other surrounding States. The lower painting is typical of his regionalist compositions.

Grant Wood

"Cornstalks" 1927

Owner: Terrace Hill
Des Moines, Iowa

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