Spielberg to show art collection

Film directors Steven Spielberg and George Lucas are bringing together their private collections of art by Norman Rockwell for a US exhibition
More than 50 works by the illustrator will be shown at the Smithsonian American Art Museum from next July.

Norman Rockwell illustrated stamps, advertisements and magazine covers

Norman Rockwell illustrated stamps, advertisements and magazine covers

Both of them say Rockwell was a master of storytelling, and a master of telling the story in one figure, and that is just like one frame for a movie,” she added

The exhibition, which will run into early 2011, will examine the links between cinema and Rockwell’s illustrations.

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