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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(sw054) Chadds Ford

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Chadds Ford
FES Title:
Alternate Titles: Mill Stream
[1986]
Date: 1899
Size: 11.25″H x 15.25″W
Medium: oil-on-canvas
Type: student picture
Published: Drexel University Museum. Frank E. Schoonover at Drexel: Illustration and the Academic Tradition 1892-1903. Philadelphia: Drexel University, 1986: 36
caption: 28. Mill Stream
Inscription: [unsigned]
Annotations:
Exhibitions: 1986 FES Drexel; 2000 Biggs
Comments: relined; tp 10.18.07; sp156>sp53; index
Commentary: “This landscape is a riot of muted reds and greens with a Van Gogh-like texture of the sky. It is a very appealing work thought to be from the first Drexel Summer School at Chadds Ford in 1898…Howard Pyle directed the students’ efforts with the hope that ‘a more open Nature might stimulate these aspirations for truth and beauty not always evoked by the walls of a school-room.'”
(Drexel University Museum, 36)
Provenance: Private collection
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