Norman Rockwell Museum

 

Hours

Norman Rockwell Museum is Open 7 days a week year-round

May – October and holidays:

open daily: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursdays: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. (July/August 2015)
Rockwell’s Studio open May through October.

November – April: open daily:

Weekdays: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Weekends and holidays: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Holiday Closings:

The Museum is Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

 

 

 

Admission

Members: FREE
Adults: $18.00
Seniors (65+): $17.00
College students with ID: $10.00
Children/teens 6 — 18: $6.00
Children 5 and under: FREE

Official Museum Website

www.nrm.org

 

 

 

Directions

Norman Rockwell Museum
9 Route 183
Stockbridge, MA 01262

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(0165) Asleep

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Asleep
FES Title: Asleep
Alternate Titles: Boys Sleeping on Newspapers (1979, 1986); They lie in tangled heaps…over gratings, down steps, and under benches
Date: 03/01/1903
Size: 8.5″H x 12″W
Medium: graphite
Type: illustration
Published: Poole, Ernest C. “The Waifs of the Street.” McClure’s Magazine, May 1903: 48.
caption: “They lie in tangled heaps…over gratings, down steps, and under benches.”

Brandywine River Museum. Frank E. Schoonover, Illustrator. Chadds Ford, PA: Brandywine River Museum, 1979: 44,51.
caption: Boys Sleeping on Newspapers, 1903

Drexel University Museum. Frank E. Schoonover at Drexel: Illustration and the Academic Tradition 1892-1903. Philadelphia: Drexel University, 1986: 59.
caption: 59. Boys Sleeping on Newspapers

The Sewell C. Biggs Collection of American Art: A Catalogue. Dover, DE: Biggs Museum of American Art, 2002: 401.
caption: Boys Sleeping on Newspapers

Inscription: lr: F.E. Schoonover
Annotations:
Exhibitions: 1979 FES (catalog); 1983 DAM; 1986 FES Drexel (catalog)
Comments: TP image from Biggs Museum; index; edit
Commentary:
Provenance: Sold by the artist to Sewell C. Biggs, Middletown, Delaware; Sewell C. Biggs Museum of American Art, Dover, Delaware

 

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