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Norman Rockwell (1894-1978) is the most famous American illustrator of the 20th century. Born in New York City Norman Rockwell entered the Chase School of Fine and Applied Art in 1908. After high school, he studied at the Art Student League and worked with George Bridgeman and Thomas Fogarty. At the age of sixteen, he illustrated his first book “Tell me why".

In 1916 Norman Rockwell proposed his first cover for The Saturday Evening Post Magazine. Then he became the painter of the American way of life and illustrated many famous illustrations and covers for the Saturday Evening Post for 47 years. In all, Rockwell painted 321 covers for the Post.

Rockwell created famous posters about World War II. In 1935 he illustrated the novels of Mark Twain: Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn. Rockwell also painted portraits of Eisenhower, Kennedy and Nasser, and even his own triple self-portrait: a reflection, reflecting by looking in a mirror.

The development of photography and the decline of illustration led him to end his relationship with The Post in the '60s. At the end of the decade, he worked for Look Magazine and focused on more political themes like poverty, racism, and the Vietnam War.

He died at home in Stockbridge, Massachusetts on November 8, 1978.


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Print, Dancing Partners, Norman Rockwell

Dancing Partners

Norman Rockwell

Print - 68.5 x 53 x 0.1 cm Print - 27 x 20.9 x 0 inch

$1,521

Print, God Bless Us Everyone (Tiny Tim and Bob Cratchit), Norman Rockwell

God Bless Us Everyone (Tiny Tim and Bob Cratchit)

Norman Rockwell

Print - 80.5 x 60.5 x 0.1 cm Print - 31.7 x 23.8 x 0 inch

$4,316

Print, Dreams of Long Ago, Norman Rockwell

Dreams of Long Ago

Norman Rockwell

Print - 85 x 60 x 0.1 cm Print - 33.5 x 23.6 x 0 inch

$4,787

Print, America Marches Ahead, Norman Rockwell

America Marches Ahead

Norman Rockwell

Print - 50 x 90 x 0.1 cm Print - 19.7 x 35.4 x 0 inch

$3,199

Print, Spring, Norman Rockwell

Spring

Norman Rockwell

Print - 52 x 49 x 0.01 cm Print - 20.5 x 19.3 x 0 inch

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Print, Autumn, Norman Rockwell

Autumn

Norman Rockwell

Print - 52 x 49 x 0.01 cm Print - 20.5 x 19.3 x 0 inch

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Print, Portrait of John F. Kennedy, Norman Rockwell

Portrait of John F. Kennedy

Norman Rockwell

Print - 59 x 43.5 x 0.01 cm Print - 23.2 x 17.1 x 0 inch

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The artistic movements of the artists are: Famous Illustrators, American Icons
When was Norman Rockwell born?
The year of birth of the artist is: 1894