Rockwell Painting Found Worth $15 Million

03 Dec


AP – Thu Nov 30, 1:08 PM ET

This file photo originally released April 6, 2006, by the Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge, Mass., shows Rockwell’s original painting ‘Breaking Home Ties,’ which appeared on the cover of The Saturday Evening Post in 1954 that depicts a father and son saying goodbye as the boy leaves for college. The painting, which had been discovered hidden behind a fake wall in its owner’s Vermont home, was sold for $15.4 million to an anonymous telephone bidder, Sotheby’s auction house said Thursday, Nov. 30, 2006.(AP Photo/Norman Rockwell Museum, File)

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Posted by on December 3, 2006 in Archeology, Art, Current Events, News, People


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One response to “Rockwell Painting Found Worth $15 Million

  1. Suresh Gundappa

    December 5, 2006 at 9:20 am

    mmm suddenly I am checkign my garage of all paintings!

    Superb painting and brilliant capture of emotional dilemma of two relatives.


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