|Grant DeVolson Wood|
|Born||February 13, 1891|
|Died||February 12, 1942 (aged 50)|
Iowa City, Iowa
|Training||School of the Art Institute of Chicago|
|Influenced by||Jan van Eyck|
Grant Wood was an American painter. He painted the famous American Gothic. He was 26 when he began his career.
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His main painting style included a mix of stippling and cross-hatching. He usually painted on beaverboard. His preferred paints were oils and tempera.