Vintage Norman Rockwell Summer Vacation Boy Doing Cartwheel completed Needlepoint 1923 Washington Post Cover

by The Vintage Hart

This is a sweet completed needlepoint of a boy doing a cartwheel as summer vacation begins. It was stitched in the 1970s and is mounted on cardboard, ready to frame. Vintage so you may want to wash and re-block. Nice stitching. A great present for the young man in your family who loves his time off from school. Nice decorative touch for a young boy's room. Finished size as shown is 14 inches wide and 17 inches tall. Some of the canvas is turned back over the cardboard. 1923 Saturday Evening Post cover picture.

This is after an illustration by Norman Rockwell who provided covers for the Saturday Evening Post where he enjoyed an audience larger than any artist in history. He was cited as a Great Living American in 1957 by the United States Chamber of Commerce: "Through the magic of your talent, the folks next door - their gentle sorrows and their modest joys - have enriched our own lives and given us new insight into our countrymen."

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