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The Best Artwork by Norman Rockwell

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A list of Norman Rockwell artwork, including all notable Norman Rockwell paintings, sculptures and other works of art, with photos when available. These popular Norman Rockwell pieces are sorted alphabetically by the title of the work of art. These are some of Norman Rockwell's most famous art pieces, so if you're wondering what art was made by Norman Rockwell and how many major pieces of art Norman Rockwell made then this list is a great resource. If you want to know more about these pieces of renowned Norman Rockwell artwork, then click on their names for additional information.

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Norman Rockwell is a renowned artist celebrated by people from all around the world, so skip a day at the museum and check out these historic works of art that were created by Norman Rockwell. {#nodes}
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    Breaking Home Ties

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    Breaking Home Ties was painted by Norman Rockwell for the September 25, 1954 cover of The Saturday Evening Post....  more
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      Freedom from Fear

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      Freedom from Fear is the last of the well-known Four Freedoms oil paintings produced by the American artist Norman Rockwell. The series was based on the four goals called the Four Freedoms enunciated by the President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt in his State of the Union Address delivered on January 6, 1941. This work from the series was published in the March 13, 1943 issue of The Saturday Evening Post alongside an essay by a prominent thinker of the day Stephen Vincent Benét. The painting is generally described as depicting the American children being tucked in by their parents during the Blitz....  more
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        Freedom from Want

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        Freedom from Want, also known as The Thanksgiving Picture or I'll Be Home for Christmas, is the third of the Four Freedoms series of four oil paintings by American artist Norman Rockwell. The works were inspired by United States President Franklin D. Roosevelt's 1941 State of the Union Address, known as Four Freedoms. The painting was created in November 1942 and published in the March 6, 1943 issue of The Saturday Evening Post. All of the people in the picture were friends and family of Rockwell in Arlington, Vermont, who were photographed individually and painted into the scene. The work depicts a group of people gathered around a dinner table for a holiday meal. Having been partially...  more
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          Freedom of Speech

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          Freedom of Speech is the first of the Four Freedoms paintings by Norman Rockwell that were inspired by United States President Franklin D. Roosevelt in the State of the Union Address, known as Four Freedoms, he delivered on January 6, 1941. Freedom of Speech was published in the February 20, 1943 Issue of The Saturday Evening Post with a matching essay by Booth Tarkington as part of the Four Freedoms series. Rockwell felt that this and Freedom to Worship were the most successful of the set. Since Rockwell liked to depict life as he experienced it or envisioned it, it is not surprising that this image depicts an actual occurrence....  more
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