Carle Van Loo
1705-1765

French

Student of Benedetto Luti
Teacher of Nicolas Bernard Lépicié

Carle Van Loo was a prominent member of an artistic dynasty that included a great- grandfather, grandfather, father, uncle, two brothers, three nephews, and a son. His grandfather, Jacob Van Loo, left his native Amsterdam and settled in Paris. Raised in France and educated in Rome under Benedetto Luti, Van Loo returned home, helping to define the Rococo style at royal residences in Versailles and Fontainebleau. Van Loo painted historical, mythological and religious subjects, as well as anecdotal genre scenes and allegories, his versatility adding to his reputation as one of the greatest living artists in Europe. In his capacity as a teacher, Van Loo ascended to the directorship of the Académie Royale.

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Norman Rockwell Museum

 

Hours

Norman Rockwell Museum is Open 7 days a week year-round

May – October and holidays:

open daily: 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursdays: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. (July/August 2015)
Rockwell’s Studio open May through October.

November – April: open daily:

Weekdays: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Weekends and holidays: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Holiday Closings:

The Museum is Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

 

 

 

Admission

Members: FREE
Adults: $18.00
Seniors (65+): $17.00
College students with ID: $10.00
Children/teens 6 — 18: $6.00
Children 5 and under: FREE

Official Museum Website

www.nrm.org

 

 

 

Directions

Norman Rockwell Museum
9 Route 183
Stockbridge, MA 01262

413-298-4100 x 221