Lot 8
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Norman Rockwell

Estimate
80,000 - 120,000 USD
Sold
93,750 USD
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Description

  • Norman Rockwell
  • Study for 'Education'
  • signed and inscribed Best wishes/to/Irene/sketch made in/Moscow school/Norman/Rockwell (lower right)
  • oil on board 

Provenance

Irene Carlson (gift from the artist)
By descent to the present owner (her son)

Literature

Laurie Norton Moffatt, Norman Rockwell: Catalogue Raisonné, Stockbridge, Massachusetts, 1986, vol. II, no. S421a, p. 709, illustrated p. 708

Catalogue Note

The present work is a sketch Norman Rockwell executed while on assignment for Look magazine. The finished version of this work appeared in the October 3, 1967 issue of the magazine accompanying an article on daily life in the Soviet Union. 
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