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You probably recognize this famous painting, but did you know the man in American Gothic was modeled after the artist's dentist? #trivia #funfacts

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Esta foto de una chica asustada por una paloma fue transformada en unas divertidisimas obras de arte

American Gothic one of Wood's most famous painting. The woman being portrayed in this painting is Grant's sister.

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The models for American Gothic / In 1930, Iowa artist Grant Wood painted American Gothic. The models he used for the painting were his sister Nan Wood Graham and his dentist, Byron McKeeby. Here they are next to the painting. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/American_gothic

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Grant Wood American, 1891-1942 American Gothic, 1930 Oil on Beaver Board 78 x 65.3 cm (30 3/4 x 25 3/4 in.) Signed and dated lower right on overalls: GRANT / WOOD / 1930 Friends of American Art Collection, 1930.934 Chicago Art Institute

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36 Pop Cultural Reinventions Of The American Gothic Painting

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Fascinating Facts About Ten Famous Paintings

Cette peinture fameuse nommé le "American Gothic" ne fait penser à la partie dans le livre quand la tribu ont donné l'assaut à la cathédrale pour délivrer la fille. Le livre dit, "Quand minuit sonne, tous les truands, hommes, femmes et enfants, armés de fourches, de bâtons et de faux, se mettent en marche vers la cathédrale." Pg. 65- chapitre 8- L'assaut à la cathédrale

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Meaning of 'Gothic' in beholder's eye / Image permeated American consciousness in ways artist never expected

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