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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(2165) Several Farms on the McMullen Estate

2165
Several Farms on the McMullen Estate
FES Title: Decoration for Governor Richard C. McMullen 1001 Rodney St. The decoration being a composite – of several farms on the McMullen Estate near Bare
[sic] Station, Delaware.
Alternate Titles: Family Farms [2000]
Date: 07/1937
Size: 31.375″H x 53.25″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: landscape
Published:
Inscription: lr: Frank E. Schoonover / ’37
Annotations:
Exhibitions: 2000 Biggs
Comments: TP 3/31/06; form; index
Commentary: “The Gov. and Mrs. McMullen were in the studio about a year ago [1936] to talk over proposals. Several trips made to farm during spring, summer and fall – also in January.” (day books)
The McMullen family farm was at the juncture of Delaware Routes 7 and 40 and Smalley’s Dam Road. The painting was designed to hang over the mantle in the McMullen home in Wilmington, but was installed over the mantle in their home in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. Years later, Delaware artist Howard Schroeder removed it and framed it to be hung in the home of a descendant.
Provenance: Commissioned by Governor and Mrs. Richard C. McMullen [1937]; Mr. and Mrs. Irvin Taylor, Odessa, Delaware (2000 exhibition); private collection
Current Owner:
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