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Grant Wood

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Most widely known for his iconic painting, ‘American Gothic.’ He pioneered Regionalism along with John Steuart Curry and Thomas Hart Benton. He became the patron musician of Cedar Rapids. He began monitoring at the institution from the Artwork Institute of Chicago in 1913; he journeyed to European countries four situations between 1920 and 1928, where he was subjected to the Impressionist and Post-Impressionist designs. His “American Gothic” was initially exhibited with the Artwork Institute of Chicago in 1930. It could never fallout from the American awareness, getting honored and parodied in countless types of mass media. His father passed on in 1901, and his family members relocated to Cedar Rapids. He was raised using a sister called Nan. He proved helpful as an apprentice at a Cedar Rapids, Iowa, steel store. He and Sara Sherman Maxon had been wedded from 1935 until 1938. He and Jean Seberg had been both blessed in Iowa.

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Full Name Grant Wood
Date Of Birth February 13, 1891
Died February 13, 1942, Iowa City, Iowa, United States
Place Of Birth Anamosa, IA
Profession Painter
Education Washington High School, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Académie Julian
Nationality American
Parents Hattie Weaver, Francis Maryville Wood
Siblings Nan Wood Graham
Star Sign Aquarius

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Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Run for Your Life1968TV SeriesChips Harley
Custer1967TV SeriesCaptain Myles Keogh / Capt. Myles Keogh
The Reluctant Astronaut1967Technician (uncredited)
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.1967TV SeriesSecond Engineer
Star Trek1967TV SeriesKelowitz
Pistols 'n' Petticoats1966TV SeriesMatt Dexter
The Green Hornet1966TV SeriesSteve
Batman1966TV SeriesGuide
The Virginian1966TV SeriesWalt Sturgess
Alvarez Kelly1966Captain Freeman (uncredited)
The Silencers1966Radio Man
The Wackiest Ship in the Army1965TV SeriesHuggins
Combat!1964TV Series2nd German Soldier
The Alfred Hitchcock Hour1964TV SeriesThe Man At The Bar
Ben Casey1964TV SeriesLarry Newman
The Beachcomber1962TV Series
The Horizontal Lieutenant1962Teammate (uncredited)
Ripcord1961-1962TV SeriesBob Archer / Sheriff
Sea Hunt1961TV SeriesFred Cleaver

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Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Fury of the Dragon1976Steve
The Legend of Custer1968Captain Myles Keogh
The Karate Killers1967Second Engineer

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