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Artwork and Artist Information: <em>American Gothic</em> by Grant Wood

Artwork and Artist Information: American Gothic by Grant Wood

American Gothic remains one of the most famous paintings in the history of American art. It is a primary example of Regionalism preferring depictions of rural American subjects rendered in a representational style. Includes discussion questions and classroom activity suggestions.

20th century, American, everyday life, painting, portraits


Fine Arts, Language Arts, Social Science/History
Elementary, High School, Middle School
Art from Many Places, Art Traditions of the United States, Learning about America through Art

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