Norman Rockwell Museum

 

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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

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Directions

Norman Rockwell Museum
9 Route 183
Stockbridge, MA 01262

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(2459) New Castle Marshes

2459
New Castle Marshes
FES Title: New Castle -/ Marshes – from Little Landing where class painted two red winged blackbirds.
Alternate Titles: Pea Patch Island
Date: 10/03/1951
Size: 18″H x 20.25″W
Medium: oil-on-gesso-board
Type: landscape
Published:
Inscription: lr: Frank E. Schoonover – 1952
Annotations: en verso: New Castle, Oct 3 ’51 / 2459
Exhibitions:
Comments: TP 6/19/03; form 6/19/03; index; edit
Commentary: In good weather, Schoonover often held his adult classes during the week in various places around Wilmington. Sometimes he painted a landscape from the location as well, which is the case with this painting. In the distance is Pea Patch Island off the Delaware River shore at Delaware City south of New Castle, Delaware.
Provenance: Sold by artist to private collection (July 13, 1953)
Current Owner:
2016-11-14T10:35:50+00:00