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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(1833) The Cobra’s Hood

1833
The Cobra’s Hood
FES Title: “The Cobra’s Hood.
Alternate Titles: The Cobra’s Hood (The waterspout swam up into the heaven like a gigantic serpent)
[1934]; The waterspout was dissolving again and now it swam up into the arch of Heaven like a gigantic Serpent. “The Cobra’s Hood,” he gasped. [1999]; The Cobra’s Head [2006]
Date: 05/29/1931
Size: 36″H x 30″W
Medium: oil-on-Linen-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Holland, Rupert Sargent. Yankee Ships in Pirate Waters. Philadelphia: Macrae-Smith-Company, 1931: facing 312.
caption: The waterspout was dissolving again and now it swam up into the arch of Heaven like a gigantic Serpent….. “The Cobra’s Hood,” he gasped.

Holland, Rupert Sargent. Yankee Ships in Pirate Waters. Garden City, NY: Garden City Publishing Co., 1931: facing 312.
caption: The waterspout was dissolving again and now it swam up into the arch of Heaven like a gigantic Serpent….. “The Cobra’s Hood,” he gasped.

Free Library of Philadelphia. Howard Pyle and Illustrators of the Brandywine School. Philadelphia: Free Library of Philadelphia, 2006: 13.
caption: The Cobra’s Head

Inscription: lr: Frank E. Schoonover / ’31
Annotations:
Exhibitions: 1932 WSFA; 1934 Wesleyan; 1936 William Penn; 1999 Biggs; 2006 Federal Reserve

Comments: index; edit
Commentary:
Provenance: Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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