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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(1726) The Sun Shone Down on Terrible Scenes

1726
The Sun Shone Down on Terrible Scenes
FES Title: The sun, just rising above – Pocumtuck mountain – shone down on terrible scenes in Deerfield’s usually quiet street-
Alternate Titles:
Date: 07/08/1929
Size: 30.25″H x 21.25″W
Medium: oil-on-Linen-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Smith, Mary P. Wells. The Boy Captive of Old Deerfield. Boston: Little, Brown, and Company, 1929: 84.
caption: The sun shone down on terrible scenes in Deerfield’s usually quiet street. See page 84.
Inscription: lr: Frank E. Schoonover / ’29
Annotations: en verso: 1726
Exhibitions:
Comments: Trany 11/18/04; Form 11/18/04; slide; index; edit
Relined.In January of 1956, Mrs. Craig brought the painting in to be repaired. Schoonover cleaned it and repaired ‘several holes’.
Commentary:
Provenance: Sold by artist to Mrs. Harry Craig (as of January 1956); Mr. and Mrs. F. G. Headley
[1984]; private collection
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