February 1994
U.S. News & World Report;2/7/94, Vol. 116 Issue 5, p10
Gives information on United States artist Norman Rockwell. His pay for the first `Saturday Evening Post' cover in 1916; Total number of painted works by the artist; Number of visitors to the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, Massachusetts; More.


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