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Object ID 002422

Object Name Day Dreamers

Object Desc Reproduction of a Norman Rockwell print titled Grandpa and Me that was used in a calendar in 1948. Depicts grandfather sleeping with boy at forefront and dog next to him. From the Grandpa and Me series of the Four Seasons collection.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002142

Alternate ID

General Category Art

Category Art - General


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 7, Shelf 12

Object Date 1970s

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords art,Rockwell, Norman,illustrations,prints,lithographs,Brown & Bigelow,

Title Day Dreamers

SubTitle Grandpa and Me

Description Framed print with description at bottom (not original) of Norman Rockwell's Grandpa and Me. This was a print produced for a calendar in 1948, but this is most likely a reproduction produced in the 1970s. Print is embossed on textured paper. Image is of a grandpa sleeping in the grass with flowers around him and a tree in the background. Boy in straw had at forefront plucking pedals from a flower and a dog sitting next to him. From the Grandpa and Me series of the annual Four Seasons collection. This one is for Spring

Medium paper; ink

Technique offset lithograph

Artist Norman Rockwell

Artist Details Norman Rockwell was a painter and illustrator in the 20th century. He is most known for his illustrations for The Saturday Evening Post magazine depicting everyday life. He produced over 4,000 original works.

Signed Name Norman Rockwell

Signature Location lower right corner

Height 12.25

Length 0

Width 9.25

Depth 0.38

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details includes frame

Quantity 0


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Image Caption CMY2142



Date JUN 5,2014

Summary fair

Assessor BN

Notes Enclosure is not original or archival - needs attention. Overall, paper is yellowed and discolored around edges. Some staining along top edge . Some minor surface wear. Piece of cellophane tape at upper right corner. Glass is worn with small scratches. Frame has surface wear and scratches on edges. On back cardboard has sing wear. Bottom has three pieces of cellophane tape to attach backing. Loss of cardboard piece at left.


Date JUN 6,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 17 from Room 7 - automatic entry by admin

Date JUN 13,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 12 from Room 7, Shelf 17 - automatic entry by admin



Date JUN 5,2014

Notes The Four Seasons illustrations were produced for Brown & Bigelow. They were published for 17 years starting in 1947 and reproduced in variations since 1964.