Debbie Kammerer, Diane Kammerer, 2021

The Birthplace of Herbert Hoover, West Branch, Iowa

10 year Art in Bloom participant

Floral Products Used: rose, hydrangea, mum, green globes, greenery

Grant Wood (American Gothic) used earthy tones to paint Herbert Hoover’s home. Since this has been a dreary winter, I decided to use brighter colored flowers.

Floral Arrangement Inspired by...

Landscape. Painting is owned jointly by the MIA and the Des Moines Art Center

The Birthplace of Herbert Hoover, West Branch, Iowa, 1931

Grant Wood

Oil on masonite

Purchased jointly by The Minneapolis Institute of Arts and the Des Moines Art Center; with funds from the John R. Van Derlip Fund, Mrs. Howard H. Frank, and the Edmundson Art Foundation, Inc. 81.105

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