Collection: Norman Rockwell

Norman Rockwell (1894-1978) was a revered American artist celebrated for his captivating illustrations that vividly portrayed everyday life in mid-20th century America. Born in New York City, Rockwell demonstrated artistic talent at a young age and later studied at the Art Students League of New York. Rockwell's career flourished with his long association with "The Saturday Evening Post," for which he created over 320 cover illustrations. His scenes, filled with humor, pathos, and intricate detail, depicted quintessential American experiences and values. His most iconic works include "The Four Freedoms," "The Problem We All Live With," and "Rosie the Riveter." These works, among others, not only reflect American culture but also address critical social issues, solidifying Rockwell's place in the annals of American art and social history. Despite the often idealized nature of his work, Rockwell's skillful storytelling and fine draftsmanship have left a lasting impression on American art. His works continue to be cherished worldwide.