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

413-298-4100 x 221

(2341) Spelling Bee

2341
Spelling Bee
FES Title: Spelling Bee
Alternate Titles:
Date: 05/1944
Size: 0″H x 0″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: subject painting
Published:
Inscription:
[none visible as photographed]
Annotations:
Exhibitions:
Comments: 8 x 10 photo from DAM
Commentary: In a letter to Schoonover on May 12, 1944, Theo E. Wiederseim of Ketterlinus writes, “I think the composition is just about right… You will note we have put a dunce cap on the table, which was customer’s suggestion, and show one gawky boy. The school marm is to be pretty, and holding what is known as the blue back speller – which was the speller used in this period, and I am sending you one to follow.” (archives)
Provenance: Not known
Current Owner:
2016-11-14T10:36:05+00:00