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Tame Flowers

In 1939, Wood created a series of four lithographic still-lives depicting fruits, vegetables, wild flowers, and "tame flowers." The series is rooted in the work of the 19th-century lithographers Currier & Ives, and Wood wanted his prints hand-colored like his forebears' were. Though his...

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Lower right in pencil: Grant Wood.

Credit Line

Ellen Kelleran Gardner Fund

Copyright

Art © Estate of Grant Wood / Licensed by VAGA, NY

1939

Catalogue Raisonné

Cole 09

Accession Number

1977.119

Medium or Technique

Lithograph, with hand-coloring

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