Norman Rockwell's Faith of America by Rockwell, NormanNorman Rockwell's Faith of America by Rockwell, Norman

Norman Rockwell's Faith of America

byRockwell, NormanText byFred BauerIntroduction byMary Rockwell

Hardcover | February 27, 2018

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Norman Rockwell's famousSaturday Evening Postcovers, theFour Freedomshe painted during the years of World War II, and his depictions of American towns, families, and traditions are all represented in this concise volume. Avidly collected by legendary filmmakers Steven Spielberg and George Lucas, the works offer a picture of America that we all continue to believe in, a world of hope and humanity.

Fred Bauer writes about Rockwell's message of optimism and the artist's faith in America and its people, in a forthright and sympathetic text complemented by numerous Rockwell favorites in all their warmth and color. Bauer visits Stockbridge, Massachusetts, and Arlington, Vermont, talking to the people who lived with Rockwell and posed for his anecdotal pictures, the people about whom the artist said, "If you are interested in the characters you draw and understand them and love them, why, the people who see your pictures are bound to feel the same way.”

This revised edition of this classic volume enables us to rediscover Rockwell’s unique understanding of American greatness.
Norman Rockwell (1894–1978) was one of America’s most well-known artists. He created many illustrations for popular magazines, including 321 covers for The Saturday Evening Post. He was awarded the highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, in 1977.Fred Bauer (1934–2009) wrote more than a dozen books, including the How ...
Title:Norman Rockwell's Faith of AmericaFormat:HardcoverDimensions:162 pages, 11 × 8.75 × 0.98 inPublished:February 27, 2018Publisher:Abbeville Publishing GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0789212714

ISBN - 13:9780789212719

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