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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(0287) Holding the Claim

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Holding the Claim
FES Title:
[no title entered in day books]
Alternate Titles: Hopalong Takes Command [2001]
Date: 11/18/1906
Size: 36″H x 24″W
Medium: oilColumbiacanvas
Type: illustration
Published: Mulford, Clarence Edward. “Bar-20 Range Yarns VIII- Roping a Rustler.” Outing Magazine, May 1907: 175.
caption: “He swung his rifle out over a forked limb and let it settle in the crotch”

Brandywine River Museum. Frank E. Schoonover, Illustrator. Chadds Ford, PA: Brandywine River Museum, 1979: 28, 49.
caption: Holding the Claim, 1906

Oppel, Frank, ed. Tales of the West. Secaucus, NJ: Castle, 1984: 157.
caption: “He swung his rifle out over a forked limb and let it settle in the crotch.”

Inscription: lr Frank E. Schoonover / ’06
Annotations:
Exhibitions: 1979 FES (catalog); 2001 FES
Comments: NT from owner 7/24/02; index; edit
Commentary:
Provenance: Artist; Helen L. Card, Latentdorf Bookshop, New York (as of October 28, 1962); Ronald Crawford (as of September 22, 1970); Sotheby’s, New York (April 21, 1978); Sordoni Collection of American Illustration
Current Owner:
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