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wk 14 & 20 Norman Rockwell painting of Ruby Bridges, known as the first African-American child to attend an all-white elementary school in the South (1960). Escorted by US Marshals, she was jeered, threatened and had things thrown at her. Ruby was only 6 years old.
Norman Rockwell Coffee Print Dictionary in the 30s. This is a piece of art made from a newspaper. The cartoon is also an advertisement for the Rockwell Coffee Print. This shows an intro to an article of why someone believed coffee was the key to a happy marriage.
Norman Rockwell, The Muscleman, 1941, oil on canvas, [no dimensions], Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge, MA.
Looking at Art with Kids: Norman Rockwell Art is a wonderful platform to teach children a variety of subjects.
A Boy And His Dog. Norman Percevel Rockwell (3 de febrero de 1894, Nueva York – 8 de noviembre de 1978, Stockbridge) fue un ilustrador, fotógrafo y pintor estadounidense célebre por sus imágenes llenas de ironía y humor. Su carrera se verá para siempre inmortalizada por su empleo como ilustrador oficial del Saturday Evening Post, una revista de actualidad y sociedad.
'Marriage License' (close-up) - by Norman Rockwell, 1955 (oil on canvas)
Have a copy of this Norman Rockwell Painting in my dream home JG
The thing I absolutely love about Rockwell, is that his pictures tell stories. They always have a reason for being.