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    Norman Rockwell (American, 1894-1978)
    "Practical Man. Literary flights, like Blanton editorial or Ruth Owens sonnet, are cast in metal form by Paul Nipps, linotyper," Norman Rockwell Visits a Country Editor, The Saturday Evening Post interior illustration, May 25, 1946
    Pencil on board
    21-1/2 x 15-1/4 inches (54.6 x 38.7 cm) (sight)
    Initialed lower right: N/R

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF JACK & MARTHA CAMPBELL, HOUSTON, TEXAS

    PROVENANCE:
    The artist;
    A.E. Sterner, Jr.;
    Estate of the above;
    Gerhard Wurzer Gallery, Houston, Texas;
    Acquired by the present owner from the above, February 28, 2004.

    LITERATURE:
    L.N. Moffatt, Norman Rockwell: A Definitive Catalogue, Vol. II, Stockbridge, Massachusetts, 1986, p. 793, no. S645, illustrated.

    A copy of the magazine accompanies this lot.


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

    Condition Report*: Minor toning along edges and a few possible faint spots of foxing.

    Framed Dimensions 35 X 28 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. Heritage does not guarantee the condition of frames and shall not be liable for any damage/scratches to frames, glass/acrylic coverings, original boxes, display accessories, or art that has slipped in frames. All lots are sold "AS IS" under the Terms & Conditions of Auction.

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    3rd Friday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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