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Telling stories : Norman Rockwell from the collections of George Lucas and Steven Spielberg

Author: Virginia M Mecklenburg; Todd McCarthy; Smithsonian American Art Museum.
Publisher: New York : Abrams ; Washington, D.C. : In association with the Smithsonian American Art Museum, ©2010.
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Rockwell was a master humorist with an infallible sense of the dramatic moment. His single-image scenarios represented climatic moments that implied prior and succeeding events in ongoing plots. The authors trace Rockwell's career, explores his fascination with Hollywood, and draw parallels between Rockwell's subjects and those of Hollywood directors, including Lucas and Spielberg.
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Mecklenburg, Virginia M. (Virginia McCord), 1946-
Telling stories.
New York : Abrams ; Washington, D.C. : In association with the Smithsonian American Art Museum, c2010
(OCoLC)741518595
Named Person: Norman Rockwell; George Lucas; Steven Spielberg
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Virginia M Mecklenburg; Todd McCarthy; Smithsonian American Art Museum.
ISBN: 9780810996519 0810996510 9780979067853 0979067855 9780979067860 0979067863
OCLC Number: 535493022
Notes: Published in conjunction with an exhibition on view at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C., July 2, 2010-Jan. 2, 2011.
Description: 245 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.
Contents: Foreword / Elizabeth Brown --
Mythmakers ; Telling stories / Virginia M. Mecklenburg --
Norman Rockwell's camera eye / Todd McCarthy.
Other Titles: Norman Rockwell from the collections of George Lucas and Steven Spielberg
Responsibility: Virginia M. Mecklenburg ; with a contribution by Todd McCarthy.

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These images from the Norman Rockwell collections of George Lucas and Steven Spielberg, chart the connections between Rockwell's iconic images of American life and the movies.  Read more...

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