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2015-Dec-20 Seed Time and Harvest by Grant Wood

2015-Dec-20 Seed Time and Harvest by Grant Wood

Artist: Grant Wood (American, 1891-1942)
Title: Seed Time and Harvest
Date: 1937
Accession #: 99.12.01
Medium: Lithograph on paper
Dimensions: 7 1/2 x 12 in.
Acquired by: Dr. Randy Lengeling
About the Artist: This is Grant Wood’s first lithograph. He created this work as one in his “corn series” paintings, which described different phases of the production process. He painted Fall Plowing and Young Corn in 1931 and Spring Turning this same year (1937). This work completed the series. Wood often created prints that related to his mature paintings.

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