Stories in the Afternoon


The Pont des Arts, Paris, 1867-1868
Pierre-Auguste Renoir
French, 1841-1919
Oil on canvas
24 x 39-1/2 in. (60.9 x 100.3 cm)
The Norton Simon Foundation


Date: Sunday, May 05, 2013
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Teacher: Staff Educator
Type: Stories in the Afternoon

Pierre-Auguste Renoir painted dynamic pictures of Paris at the turn of the 20th century. He captured images of fashionable Parisians enjoying the splendors of city life. Learn how this modern painter made an impression on the art world, and draw a picture of activities you like to do in the city.

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