Norman Rockwell Museum

 

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

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Rockwell’s Studio open May through October.

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Weekdays: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
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The Museum is Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

 

 

 

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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

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Norman Rockwell Museum
9 Route 183
Stockbridge, MA 01262

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(0609a) The Freezing Man Was Dragged to Safety

609a
The Freezing Man Was Dragged to Safety
FES Title: The freezing man was dragged to safety
Alternate Titles:
Date: 01/28/1914
Size: 40″H x 32″W
Medium: oil_single-prime-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Marsh, George T. “When the Prince Came Home.” Scribner’s Magazine, May 1914: 653.
caption: The thick back of the great husky bowed slowly into an arc, and the freezing man was dragged to safety.

Marsh, George T. Toilers of the Trails. Philadelphia: The Penn Publishing Company, 1921: 122.
caption: The freezing man was dragged to safety.

Western Story Magazine, 19 January 1924: cover.
no caption

Schoonover, Frank E. The Edge of the Wilderness, edited by Cortlandt Schoonover. Toronto: Methuen, 1974: 155.
caption: The freezing man was dragged to safety.

Schoonover, Cortlandt. Frank Schoonover, Illustrator of the North American Frontier. New York: Watson-Guptill Publications, 1976: 105.
caption: The freezing man was dragged to safety.

Inscription: ll: F.E. Schoonover /’14
Annotations: en verso on stretcher: “The Freezing man was dragged to safety”
en verso on label on stretcher: “Then as he strained for a foothold, fore legs planted wide apart and nails biting deep into the treacherous surface the thick back of the great husky bowed slowly into an arc and the freezing man was dragged to safety.”
Exhibitions:
Comments: TP 5/28/02; form 5/28/02; NT 4×5
[2]; index; edit
Commentary:
Provenance: Sold by artist to Mr. and Mrs. Frank V. Rich, Wilmington, Delaware; Mr. and Mrs. Sidney Ashcroft; Patricia Hamilton; private collection.
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