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THE CLOCK MENDER

About the Artwork

Saturday Evening Post cover, Nov 03, 1945.

The massive bronze clocks at Chicago's Marshall Field's inspired this Norman Rockwell cover for the November 3rd, 1945 Saturday Evening Post. However, the clocks were electric and controlled by a master, so only after a power outage would a worker have to climb the 17 feet to set the time by hand. The original painting is now part of the permanent collection of the Chicago History Museum, and the newly restored clocks can still be found corner of Randolph and State, now owned by Macy's.

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Norman Rockwell Museum Custom Prints is your exclusive source for custom reproductions authorized and available for purchase directly from the Norman Rockwell Museum. All items that are offered are produced using gallery-quality materials and the color is managed in a manner that produces a reproduction as true to the original as modern technology will allow.

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Many of the works offered through this store are exclusive and not available anywhere else. We offer all 321 of the iconic works Rockwell created as Saturday Evening Post covers, including many other classic illustrations from his archive.

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