New York Art Events. Iconic Post Covers by Norman Rockwell at Sotheby’s NY. From The Stuart Family Collection. Tuesday, 26 November 2013 at 9:00 am.
Media Preview for an extraordinary selection of 7 paintings by Norman Rockwell from the family of Kenneth J. Stuart Sr., the artist’s longtime friend and art editor at the Saturday Evening Post. The group is led by three icons of Rockwell’s extensive career: Saying Grace (est. $15/20 million), The Gossips (est. $6/9 million), and Walking to Church (est. $3/5 million). The works will be offered as the centerpiece of Sotheby’s American Art auction in New York on 4 December – together the 7 works are estimated to achieve more than $24 million.
WHEN: Tuesday, 26 November 2013. Beginning @ 9:00am.
WHERE: Sotheby’s New York, 1334 York Avenue (@72nd Street) 10th floor galleries.
AUCTION: Sotheby’s New York. American Art. 4 December 2013.
Sotheby’s website: http://www.sothebys.com/en.html
**Norman Rockwell (1894-1978) was an American illustrator and artist. His artwork enjoys a broad popular appeal in USA for their reflection of American culture and life style.