Family Art Night

Telling a Story in Pictures

The Flight into Egypt, c. 1544–45
Jacopo Bassano (Jacopo da Ponte)
Italian, 1510–1592
Oil on canvas
framed: 60-5/8 x 90 in. (154.0 x 228.6 cm); canvas: 48-1/2 x 77-1/4 in. (123.2 x 196.2 cm)
Norton Simon Art Foundation

Telling a Story in Pictures

Date: Friday, March 21, 2014
Time: 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Speaker: Staff Educator
Type: Family Art Night

Both Jacopo Bassano’s The Flight into Egypt and Guariento di Arpo’s Coronation of the Virgin Altarpiece use elements like pattern, space and movement to tell a story in pictures. Join us at the Museum as we create our own narrative art.


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