Thanksgiving care of Norman Rockwell

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Thanksgiving will be here in just a few days! Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays to spend with family reflecting on all the wonderful aspects of our lives.
Here is an image entitled “Freedom from Want” by iconic American artist Norman Rockwell. This painting illustrates a typical American Thanksgiving dinner, turkey and all the fixin’s. Rockwell arranged this painting to engage the viewer and make us feel as though we are at the other end of the dining room table, snapping the photo of the great bird that Grandmother spent all day cooking and that Grandfather gets the honor of carving for the family.
This painting is one of four in a series entitles “Four Freedoms,” based on a State of the Union Address by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in January 1941 at the beginning of World War II. FDR mentioned four essential human rights everyone, throughout the world, should all have; Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Worship, Freedom from Want, and Freedom from Fear.
It’s interesting to note that Rockwell took these painting to the government

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