Cover image for Norman Rockwell painting America
Title:
Norman Rockwell painting America
Author:
Mannes, Elena, production personnel, author of screenplay, director.
Edition:
[DVD version].
Publication Information:
New York : Educational Broadcasting Corp. : Distributed by WinStar TV & Video, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (approximately 86 min.) : sound, black and white & color ; 1/2 in.
Summary:
Examines Norman Rockwell, "the artist of the people, " using archival footage and visual images from the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Featuring interviews with historians, critics, family, friends and admirers, this production gives an in depth look at the artist, his art and the Americana he created with his brushstrokes.
General Note:
Originally produced as a segment of the television series, American masters.

Letterboxed.

For specific features see interactive menu.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
Not rated.
Personal Subject:
Added Uniform Title:
American masters (Television program)
ISBN:
9781572526273
UPC:
720917306926
Format :
DVD

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Norman Rockwell has always been considered to be synonymous with the idealized image and feel of what it means to be American. For years, he has captured the spirit and feel of the American Family on canvas. This PBS program honors Rockwell for his contributions to American culture and the art world at large. Includes rare footage of Rockwell at work and interviews with fellow artists and his daughter. Features some of his most famous and inspirational work from the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. ~ Laura Mahnken, Rovi