Family Day

Rococo Valentines

Happy Lovers, c. 1760–65
Jean-Honoré Fragonard (French, 1732–1806)
Oil on canvas
© The Norton Simon Foundation

Rococo Valentines

Date: Saturday, February 07, 2015
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Speaker: Educator
Type: Family Day

Rococo paintings like Fragonard’s Happy Lovers are known for their lighthearted romance, exuberant pastel colors and blooming gardens. In both style and subject, they are perfect for Valentine’s Day. Inspired by these light and joyful paintings, create a rococo valentine for someone special.


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