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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(0524) The Orb of Day Appeared

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The Orb of Day Appeared
FES Title: The Orb of Day appeared
Alternate Titles:
Date: 09/13/1912
Size: 8.1875″H x 9.5″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Copley, Frank Bartley. “The Sublime Example of Sherwood Drayton.” American Magazine, December 1913: 42.
caption: And as they rode over the hills the east grew luminous, and the orb of day appeared
Inscription: ll: F.E.S.
Annotations: en verso on paper label on frame: Property of / F A Myers, Jr.
Exhibitions:
Comments: DAM 6/24/04; TP 10/19/06; form 10/19/06; index; edit
canvas is mounted on board
Commentary: In addition to the initialed inscription, there appears to be the beginning of a second inscription, as the word “Frank” is printed in the lower right.
Provenance: Given by artist to Mr. and Mrs. F. A. Myers, Jr.; Resettler’s, Centerville, Delaware (c.1995); private collection
Current Owner:
2016-11-14T10:38:02+00:00