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

 

 

 

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Norman Rockwell Museum
9 Route 183
Stockbridge, MA 01262

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(0544) Race to the Fire

544
Race to the Fire
FES Title: “Race to fire”
Alternate Titles:
Date: 12/30/1912
Size: 26″H x 37.25″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Moroso, John A. “Smoke.” American Magazine, May 1913: 38-39.
caption: I jumped for that kid and hit it…with all my weight

Moroso, John A. Cap Fallon Fire Fighter. New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1923: dust jacket.
no caption

Smith, Louise Schoonover. “The Art of Frank E. Schoonover.” Illustration, July 2003: 40.
caption: “Race to the Fire,” 1912. Oil on canvas, 26″ x 37.25″. Daybook #544. Private collection.

Inscription: ml: Frank E. Schoonover / ’13
Annotations: en verso on paper label: Story called “Smoke” / by John A. Moroso / “Race to the Fire” / Dec – 1912.
Exhibitions: 2003 Biggs
Comments: TP 3/28/02; form 3/28/02; NT 4×5
[3]; index edit
Commentary: This image was printed in reverse for the cover of Cap Fallon Fire Fighter.
Provenance: Sold by the artist to private collection; Collection of Alison P. Lowery and Allen R. Neville (circa 1975)
Current Owner:
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