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Norman Rockwell Museum
9 Route 183
Stockbridge, MA 01262

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(2049) The Shape of a Man Who Took Cover Behind Some Shrubbery

2049
The Shape of a Man Who Took Cover Behind Some Shrubbery
FES Title: The shape of a man, who took cover behind some shrubbery- The horse man was trapped he didn’t have a chance.
Alternate Titles:
Date: 05/1934
Size: 20″H x 16″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: illustration
Published: Erskine, Laurie York. “The Black Box.” The American Boy–Youth’s Companion, September 1934: 13.
caption: Out from the alley stole a dark form – a man who took cover behind some shrubbery. The horseman was trapped!
Inscription: ll: S / ’34
Annotations: en verso label on stretcher of #2049a: “Illustration for “The Black Box” No. 2049 of a man who took cover behind some shrubbery – The horseman…he didn’t have a chance”
Exhibitions:
Comments: index; edit
Commentary: This painting may have been over painted. See #2049a for commentary.
Provenance: Not known

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