Family Art Night

An Evening at the Salon

Baron Joseph-Pierre Vialetès de Mortarieu, 1805-1806
Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres
French, 1780-1867
Oil on canvas
24-1/8 x 19-3/4 in. (61.2 x 50.2 cm)
The Norton Simon Foundation

An Evening at the Salon

Date: Friday, February 22, 2013
Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Speaker: Staff Educator
Type: Family Art Night

During the 18th and 19th century, the Parisian Salons organized by the Academy of Fine Arts were some of the most celebrated exhibitions of the time. Artists like Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres and Édouard Manet were well-known participants. Join us for an evening at the Salon, then create an original work of art and display it for your friends and family.


Meets in Entrance Gallery | Free with admission. This activity is designed for families with children ages 4 - 10. | No reservations needed