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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(1661l) The Eye of the Lightening Opened

1661l
The Eye of the Lightening Opened
FES Title: The eye of the lightning opened–showing Lyn Webb a sight that was never to leave her memory
Alternate Titles: Pirates in Attic
Date: 09/04/1928
Size: 30″H x 28″W
Medium: oil-on-Best
Type: illustration
Published: Kempton, Kenneth Payson. “Feet of Gold.” The American Girl, November 1928: 8.
caption: ‘En garde!’ she called. There was a stifled gasp of horror, then a white flash of lightning showed Lyn Webb a sight that was never to leave her memory.
Inscription: ll: F.E.S. / ’28 / Frank E. Schoonover / June 2, 1935
Annotations: en verso on stretcher: Gold Feet / 1661 Sept. 1928
Exhibitions:
Comments: digital of magazine image: 7/06/06; index;
Commentary: This is the left side of a double spread painted on two canvases. See 1661r for the right side.
Provenance: Given by artist to mother of current owner; private collection
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