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Norman Rockwell (American, 1894–1978)
LOT ID: 83999
The Adventurers, ie. circa 1928

Oil, on board
14 х 9.75 in. (35.56 x 24.76 cm.)
Signed, lower right on recto.
Print/Casting Year 1986
Lot description
This vibrant portrayal of a spirited young adventurer captures the bravery and optimism of venturing out to the great blue sea. This painting by one of the great American artists depicts the spirit of freedom at our nation's core. The painting was a study for another work by Rockwell that was reproduced on the cover of the April 14, 1928 Saturday Evening Post. During his career, Rockwell created 321 covers for the Saturday Evening Post, and these covers have come to define the artist's prolific career.

This piece measures 14 x 9.75 inches (35.6 x 24.8 cm) and is framed to larger dimensions (approximate frame dimensions listed in the "Shipping Information" section below).
The Young Adventurer by Norman Rockwell
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