Three paintings by Norman Rockwell sold at Sotheby’s for a total of nearly $57.8 million
- 1.Norman Rockwell’s “Saying Grace” appeared on the cover of the Saturday Evening Post on Nov. 24, 1951
- 2.“The Gossips” ran on the cover of The Saturday Evening Post on March 6, 1948.
This Amazing piece “The Gossips,” was sold for $8.45 million.
3.Rockwell based “Walking to Church” on a Vermeer painting, “The Little Street.”
The third painting Titled “Walking to Church,” sold for $3.2 million to Rick Lapham, an American paintings dealer.
The Artworks entered the hands of the Sotheby’s auction house this fall, until now the paintings had been on loan to the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stock bridge, Mass., for the past 18 years.