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20 Gorgeous Works of Art Created by Artist Norman Rockwell

 America has been the home of numerous incredible artists, and extremely unique styles of creation, from fashion designers to artists like James Whistler and Andy Warhol. Norman Rockwell is one such artist, famous in the 20th century for his unique style of painting and works of art that reflected American culture. He was also known for his brilliant illustrations in the Saturday Evening Post, which covered different scenarios of everyday life, a job he kept for a good long 50 years.

In addition to being an illustrator for over 40 different novels, including Huckleberry Finn and Tom Sawyer, Rockwell has created over 4000 works of art in his lifetime. While many were lost or destroyed, numerous remain in both public and private collections. These are some of the lesser-known paintings and illustrations by the ingenious artist.
 

1. A Red Cross Man in the Making, 1925 Boy Scouts of America Calendar 

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, A Red Cross Man in the Making, 1925 Boy Scouts of America Calendar

(By Norman Rockwell, Wikimedia Commons)  

 

2. Freedom of Worship, 1941 to 1945

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, Freedom of Worship, 1941 to 1945

(By Norman Rockwell, Wikimedia Commons)  

 

3. Freedom From Fear, 1941 to 1945

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, Freedom From Fear, 1941 to 1945

(By Norman Rockwell, Wikimedia Commons)  

 

4. The Love Song, 1926

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, The Love Song, 1926

(Wikipedia)  

 

5. Pardon Me, Cover of the Saturday Evening Post on January 26, 1918 

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, Pardon Me, Cover of the Saturday Evening Post on 26th January, 1918

(By Norman Rockwell, Wikimedia Commons)  

 

6. We, Too, Have a Job to Do, painted in 1942 and published in the 1944 Brown & Bigelow Boy Scout Calendar

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, We, Too, Have a Job to Do, painted in 1942 and published in the 1944 Brown & Bigelow Boy Scout Calendar

(Wikipedia)  

 

7. Tough Call, 1948

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, Tough Call, 1948

(Wikipedia)  

 

8. No Swimming, 1921 

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, No Swimming, 1921

(By Norman Rockwell, Wikimedia Commons)  

 

9. Walking to Church, Cover of the Saturday Evening Post on April 4, 1953

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, Walking to Church, Cover of the Saturday Evening Post on 4th April, 1953

(Wikipedia)  

 

10. The Organ Grinder, 1920 

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, The Organ Grinder, 1920

(By Norman Rockwell, Wikimedia Commons)  

11. Runaway Pants, 1919

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, Runaway Pants, 1919

(By Norman Rockwell, Wikimedia Commons)  

 

12. Pilgrim’s Progress, cover of Life magazine on November 17, 1921

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, Pilgrim’s Progress, Cover of Life magazine on 17th November, 1921

(By Norman Rockwell, Wikimedia Commons)  

 

13. Painting the Little House, 1921

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, Painting the Little House, 1921

(By Norman Rockwell, Wikimedia Commons)  

 

14. Scouting With Daniel Boone, 1914

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, Scouting With Daniel Boone, 1914

(By Norman Rockwell, Wikimedia Commons)  

 

15. Breaking Home Ties, 1954 

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, Breaking Home Ties, 1954

(Wikipedia)  

 

16. The Rookie or The Rookie (Red Sox Locker Room), 1957

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, The Rookie or The Rookie (Red Sox Locker Room), 1957

(Wikipedia)  

 

17. The Scoutmaster, 1956 

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, The Scoutmaster, 1956

(Wikipedia)  

 

18. Russian Schoolroom, also known as The Russian Classroom and Russian Schoolchildren, 1967

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, Russian Schoolroom, also known as The Russian Classroom and Russian Schoolchildren, 1967

(Wikipedia)  

 

19. U.S. Army Teaches a Trade (G.I. Telegrapher), 1919

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, U.S. Army Teaches a Trade (G.I. Telegrapher), 1919

(By Norman Rockwell, Wikimedia Commons)  

 

20. Fishing Trip, They'll Be Coming Back Next Week, 1919

Lesser known paintings and illustrations by American artist Norman Rockwell, Fishing Trip, They'll Be Coming Back Next Week, 1919

(By Norman Rockwell, Wikimedia Commons)  

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