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Norman Rockwell (American, 1894-1978) Lot of Three Sketches Including: Indian Chief Facing Boy

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2168
Lot:
205
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Auction:
Sale #2168 - 2168
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 22, 2002 7:00PM

Description:

Norman Rockwell (American, 1894-1978)

Lot of Three Sketches Including: Indian Chief Facing Boy, Indian Chief and Boy Wrapped in Blankets, and Indian Chief and Boy in Colorful Blankets
The former two initialed "NR" l.r.
Various media including graphite and watercolor on paper, sizes to 9 x 3 3/4 in. (22.8 x 7 cm), in a common frame.
Condition: Subtle toning/fading, minor creases/handling marks and wear, not examined out of frame.

N.B. The above sketches appear in the Norman Rockwell catalogue raisonne by Laurie Norton Moffatt as numbers M15, M16 and M17. Each piece was done circa 1925 for a blanket advetisement, however none of them were ever published.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Keywords

Facing Boy, Chief , Norman Rockwell, Laurie Norton Moffatt, Illustrators, New Rochelle, New York, Scouting in popular culture