Book Discussion on Norman Rockwell: A Life

Laura Claridge talked about her biography, Norman Rockwell: A Life, published by Random House. It is the first serious critical… read more

Laura Claridge talked about her biography, Norman Rockwell: A Life, published by Random House. It is the first serious critical biography of the famous painter and illustrator of middle class life in the U.S., and describes his career, his three marriages, and his relationship with his children. Ms. Claridge described the artist as a complicated man who was not well respected by critics. Norman Rockwell produced more than 4,000 paintings and earned millions of dollars. Ms. Claridge explained that his work is now seen in a more positive light by a new generation of critics. close

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Book Discussion on Norman Rockwell: A Life

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Dec 2, 2001
Last Aired:
Jun 29, 2013

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  • Dec 02, 2001 | 7:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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