|Boy with Baby Carriage by Norman Rockwell, Oil on Canvas, 1916|
On this day in history, Norman Rockwell's painting Boy with Baby Carriage was his first cover for the Saturday Evening Post which was published on May 20, 1916. Norman Rockwell was twenty-two years old at the time, and went on to have his paintings represented on the cover of the Saturday Evening Post for nearly fifty years.
Lifson, Amy. "Norman Rockwell Museum." Humanities 30.1 (2009): 47. Academic Search Premier. Web. 20 May 2013.
Picture: Norman Rockwell Museum http://store.nrm.org/browse.cfm/4,2421.html