Thursday Summer Fun

Hear the Sound of the Sea

Cliff at Étretat, the Porte d' Aval, 1869
Gustave Courbet
French, 1819-1877
Oil on canvas
25-3/4 x 32 in. (65.4 x 81.3 cm)
The Norton Simon Foundation
F.1969.06.2.P

Hear the Sound of the Sea

Date: Thursday, July 05, 2012
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Teacher: Staff Educator
Type: Thursday Summer Fun

Cast off, and imagine yourself among the waves in paintings by Courbet and others who paved the way to Impressionism. Explore how to use texture and color to bring the ocean to life. Recommended for families with children ages 4-10.


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