(2272) George Smith House

George Smith House
FES Title: Geo. Smith House am. from wood pile and John House
Alternate Titles: The Old Smith House-Sugar Mountain (1940)
Date: 09/29/1940
Size: 24″H x 30″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: landscape
Inscription: lr: Frank E. Schoonover / 1940
Exhibitions: 1940 WSFA Fall
Comments: This painting is 5 inches less in width than is recorded in the day book.
TP 6/19/03; form 6/19/03; index
Commentary: Looking from across the road, this view shows the front and right side of the farm house on the George Smith property. While painting, Schoonover’s wife, Martha, and a friend came up to see him work. He notes their being there and declares it a ‘Great Day.’ (day books)
For further commentary, see #2150.
Provenance: Sold to J.F. Anderson (December 19, 1944); Collection of the Anderson Family (February 17, 1987)
Current Owner:

Norman Rockwell Museum



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





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






Norman Rockwell Museum
9 Route 183
Stockbridge, MA 01262

413-298-4100 x 221