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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(0211) Head of Tommo

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Head of Tommo
FES Title: Head of Tommo
Alternate Titles: Esqimaux Breed
[1911]
Date: 01/1904
Size: 4.75″H x 5.25″W
Medium: oil-crayon-paper
Type: portrait
Published:
Inscription: lm: Frank E. Schoonover
Annotations:
Exhibitions: 1911 PAFA
Comments: TP 3/31/06; index; edit
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Commentary: “Then with Tommo’s consent, I set about making a sketch. From the outside, the Indians peeped into the tent, crowding about and watching me as I worked. When I finished the drawing, I presented the woman (Tommo’s wife) with the likeness of her chief: she took it, looked at it, shrieked and laughed, and shrieked and shrieked again.” (trip diary) The size given is the view. See #194 for further commentary.

Provenance: Lockwood Family Collection, Cincinnati, Ohio; Connie Lockwood Collection and Schoonover Studios, Ltd.
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