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ARTIST IN OVERALLS THE LIFE OF GRANT WOOD

Duggleby, John

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ISBN 10: 0811812421 / ISBN 13: 9780811812429
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Chroncile Books, (1995) FIRST EDITION. Hard Cover. FINE in FINE dustjacket.56 pgs, pictorial boards. Story of the life of this quintessential painter who was born in Iowa in the 1800's, travelled to Paris and returned home to focus on t he people & places he knew best. Bookseller Inventory # 06047

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Title: ARTIST IN OVERALLS THE LIFE OF GRANT WOOD

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: 1st Edition

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The renowned painting American Gothic is famous around the world, but what do we know about the artist? This lively biography follows Grant Wood as he develops from a shy farm boy into a celebrated artist.
This is the first published biography of this American artist specifically geared to young readers. It is complete with an instructional afterword to help young artists learn to draw and a listing of museums where Grant Wood's work can be seen.

Awards and honors for Artist in Overalls:
Children's Crown List
Kirkus Reviews, pointer
Parents Council, Seal of Approval

About the Author:

John Duggleby was born and raised in the rolling hills of lowa where Grant Wood lived and painted, and he studied journalism at the University of lowa, where Grant Wood taught. John lives with his four year-old daughter, Katie, in McFarland, Wisconsin. This is his fifth book for children.

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