Updates

  Tuesday May 15, 2018
Celebrate Norman Rockwell's legacy this Memorial Day

To celebrate the opening of the blockbuster traveling exhibition, Rockwell, Roosevelt & the Four Freedoms, enjoy a special author event with Will Lach and former Rockwell model Mary Whalen Leonard this Memorial Day. When? Monday, May 28th from 1:00-3:00PM Where? New-York Historical Society: 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024 The event is all ages and free with museum admission.

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  Tuesday December 12, 2017
Will Lach at the Norman Rockwell Museum

Enjoy the conversation between Will LachVice President and Editorial Director of Abbeville Press,  and Mary Whalen Leonard, Norman Rockwell’s favorite child model and the star of several important paintings at the Norman Rockwell Museum.

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  Friday December 01, 2017
The Trees of North America featured in NY Times Book Review

THE TREES OF NORTH AMERICA was featured in a recent review in the NY Times.  This book features, for the first time in one volume, the botanical engravings of André and François-André Michaux, along with other treasures held in the renowned collection of the New York Botanical Garden’s Mertz Library.

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  Monday November 13, 2017
Meet Norman Rockwell's Model

Meet Mary Whalen Leonard, the girl who posed for several of Rockwell's best-loved works, including "Day in the Life of a Little Girl, "Girl at Mirror," and "Girl with Black Eye."

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