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    Description

    Norman Rockwell (American, 1894-1978)
    Portrait of Richard Nixon, The Saturday Evening Post cover study, 1960
    Charcoal on paper
    20-3/4 x 16 inches (52.7 x 40.6 cm) (sheet)
    Initialed lower right: NR

    PROVENANCE:
    Sotheby's, New York, March 6, 2008, lot 197;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above.

    LITERATURE:
    L.N. Moffatt, Norman Rockwell: A Definitive Catalogue, Vol. 1, Stockbridge, Massachusetts, 1986, p. 230, fig. C501a, illustrated.


    More information about Norman Rockwell, also known as Rockwell, Norman, Rockwell, Norman Perceval.

    Estimate: $40,000 - $60,000.

    Condition Report*: Matted but not framed. Adhesive staining along the extreme edges of the sheet. Pinholes along the extreme edges of the sheet. Faint mat burn. Mild handling creases, most visible in the lower left. Mild buckling throughout the sheet. 2 inch hard crease in the lower left corner of the sheet.
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    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    November
    5th Friday 9:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    November
    5th Friday
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    18 Days 10h 3m 11s
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 67001-67206) - 10:00 AM Central Time, Friday, November 5, 2021.
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    Current Bid:
    $20,000
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