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Approaching Storm
  • Grant Wood
    1891–1942
    born: near Anamosa, Iowa, United States ; died: Iowa City, Iowa, United States ; active: United States
    George Charles Miller, printer
    1894–1965
    born: New York, New York, United States ; active: United States
    Associated American Artists, publisher
    active 1934–2000
  • Approaching Storm, 1940
  • Where object was made: United States
  • lithograph
  • Paper Type: Rives BFK wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 295 x 216 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 5/8 x 8 1/2 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 402 x 291 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 15 13/16 x 11 7/16 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of Hal M. Davison, Class of 1949
  • Not on display
  • 1998.0681
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Man in foreground picking up sheaves of wheat as a storm approaches. Behind him two men are also picking-up wheat. On the left there is a winding stream that meets the horizon.