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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(sw070) Graveyard

sw70
Graveyard
FES Title:
Alternate Titles:
Date: 03/24/1899
Size: 24″H x 19″W
Medium: charcoalchalkpaper
Type: student picture
Published: Drexel University Museum. Frank E. Schoonover at Drexel: Illustration and the Academic Tradition 1892-1903. Philadelphia: Drexel University, 1986: 42-43.
caption: 36A. Graveyard
Inscription: ll: Frank E. Schoonover
Annotations:
Exhibitions: 1986 FES Drexel (catalog)
Comments: index
Commentary: “Stylistically, ‘Graveyard’ is more sophisticated than the earlier ‘Lily Pond’ (#sw27)…Schoonover begins to develop the clothed figure in a more realistic fashion…
[he] renders the shifting patterns of light and shade by means of a wide range of tonal values, including white highlights, over the dappled landscape in a convincing fashion…this charcoal…represents a significant turning point in Schoonover’s training and in his ability to manipulate composition.” (Drexel University Museum, 43)
Provenance: Private collection
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