Before The Shot
Artwork: Before The Shot
Size: 73.5 x 68.5 cm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Creation year: 1958
Marks: Signed "Norman Rockwell" lower center
Category: Paintings
Provenance: Dr. Donald Campbell (gifted by the artist); Bernard Danenberg, New York; Private Collection, United States (acquired from the previous in 1968); Thence by descent to the present owner
Exhibition history: Fort Lauderdale Museum of the Arts; New York, Brooklyn Museum; Washington, D.C., Corcoran Gallery of Art; San Antonio, Marion Koogler McNay Art Institute; Indianapolis Museum of Art; San Franciso, M. H. de Young Memorial Museum; Oklahoma Art Center; Omaha, Joslyn Art Center; Seattle Art Museum, Norman Rockwell: A Sixty Year Retrospective, February 7, 1972 - April 15, 1973, p. 118 (illustrated) Amherst, Mead Art Museum, Amherst College, An Alumnus Collects, November 12 - December 15, 1986, n.p. (illustrated); 1979-1988 (on extended loan)Stockbridge, Norman Rockwell Museum, 2006-2019 (on extended loan)

Phillips New York

Date: 2019-11-14
Lot Number: 8
Low Estimate: $2500000 [+56%]
High Estimate: $4500000 [-13%]
Hammer Price: $3900000
Sold For: $4700000