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    Norman Rockwell (American, 1894-1978)
    Hope it's a New Plymouth, Chrysler Corporation advertisement
    Oil, gouache, and pencil on board
    12-3/4 x 27-1/2 inches (32.4 x 69.9 cm) (image)
    Signed lower left: Norman / Rockwell

    PROVENANCE:
    Skinner Auctioneers, Boston, Massachusetts, November 17, 2007, lot 536;
    Sale: Matsart Auctioneers and Appraisers, Jerusalem, Israel, February 9, 2013, lot 212;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.

    This lot is listed in the archives of the Norman Rockwell Museum.




    Condition Report*: Board with margins measures 13 x 28.25 inches and is secured to mount with archival corners; when matted and framed, there appears to be light overall surface grime with a few tiny accretions to right of figures head as well as tiny vestiges of old adhesive along edges of mat; a few stray pencil marks as well as rubbing in upper right corner and to left of far right fence post; an approx. .5 inch tear to left of thumb along edge; a crease in lower left corner; under UV exam, there appears to be no previous restoration; unmatted, margins have wear typical to production related illustration processes including bumps and small sections of loss. Framed Dimensions 18 X 34 Inches
    *Heritage Auctions strives to provide as much information as possible but encourages in-person inspection by bidders. Statements regarding the condition of objects are only for general guidance and should not be relied upon as complete statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty or assumption of liability by Heritage. Some condition issues may not be noted in the condition report but are apparent in the provided photos which are considered part of the condition report. Please note that we do not de-frame lots estimated at $1,000 or less and may not be able to provide additional details for lots valued under $500. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    November, 2018
    8th Thursday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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