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Norman Rockwell (1894-1978)
Property from the Collection of Joy and Ed Bell
Norman Rockwell (1894-1978)

Milkmaid

Details
Norman Rockwell (1894-1978) Milkmaid signed and inscribed 'to Baru Newman/Williams/Norman/Rockwell' (lower right) oil on canvas 30½ x 23 in. (77.5 x 58.4 cm.) Painted in 1931.
Provenance
Private collection.
Sotheby's, New York, 25 April 1980, lot 280.
Acquired by the present owner from the above.
Literature
The Saturday Evening Post, July 25, 1931, n.p., cover illustration.
A.L. Guptill, Norman Rockwell: Illustrator, New York, 1946, p. 171, The Saturday Evening Post cover illustrated.
T.S. Buechner, Norman Rockwell Artist and Illustrator, New York, 1970, p. 114, no. 268, illustrated.
C. Finch, Norman Rockwell's America, New York, 1975, p. 98, illustrated.
L.N. Moffat, Norman Rockwell: A Definitive Catalogue, vol. I, Stockbridge, Massachusetts, 1986, p. 121, no. C325, illustrated.
J. Cohn, Covers of The Saturday Evening Post: Seventy Years of Outstanding Illustration from America's Favorite Magazine, New York, 1986, p. 145, The Saturday Evening Post cover illustrated.
Exhibited
Marietta, Georgia, Marietta/Cobb Museum, Norman Rockwell: Portrait of America, ?-August 31, 1996.

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