Norman Percevel Rockwell
February 3, 1894
|Died||November 8, 1978 (aged 84)|
|Education||National Academy of Design |
Art Students League
|Known for||Painting, illustration|
Rosie the Riveter
The Problem We All Live With
|Awards||Presidential Medal of Freedom|
Norman Percevel Rockwell (February 3, 1894 – November 8, 1978) was an American painter. He was born in New York City. During 40 years Rockwell drew the cover pages of The Saturday Evening Post. He died of emphysema in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. The Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge owns much of his work.
He is well known for the set of paintings called the Four Freedoms - four pictures of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, called: Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Worship, Freedom from Want and Freedom from Fear.
Other famous paintings are