© Estate of Grant Wood. Photograph and digital image © Delaware Art Museum. Not for reproduction or publication.
Arbor Day
Date: 1939
Medium: Single-color lithograph
Dimensions: plate: 8 3/8 × 10 7/8 in. (21.3 × 27.6 cm) sheet: 11 7/8 × 16 1/16 in. (30.2 × 40.8 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Helen Farr Sloan, 1981
Object Number: 1981-15
About: In this print, Wood returns to the theme of Arbor Day, the day set aside in 1872 for the planting of trees and the subject of his 1932 painting. Because it is influenced by climate, the actual date of Arbor Day varies by state.
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