Stories in the Afternoon

A Fruitful Afternoon

Still Life with Cherries, Strawberries and Gooseberries, 1630
Louise Moillon 
French, 1610-1696
Oil on panel
12-5/8 x 19-1/8 in. (32.1 x 48.6 cm)
The Norton Simon Foundation
F.1972.36.2.P

A Fruitful Afternoon

Date: Sunday, August 04, 2013
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speaker: Staff Educator
Type: Stories in the Afternoon

Images of fruit can be found throughout the collection. Depicted as tantalizing treats or symbolic objects, fruits have served as important subject matter to artists around the world. Listen to some fruitful stories, and make an appetizing still life of your favorite fruits and veggies.


Meets in Entrance Gallery | Free with admission. This activity is designed for families with children ages 4–8. | No reservations needed