Decorative Art in Nineteenth-Century India
Bombay School Jug, c. 1890, India: Maharashtra, Glazed ceramic with pigment, Norton Simon Museum, Gift of Pratap and Chitra Pal
- 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Explore the decorative products of 19th-century India in the special exhibition In Search of New Markets: Craft Traditions in Nineteenth-Century India.
- Free with admission.
- Meets in Entrance Gallery
Tours & Talks:
Join us for an enchanting evening exploring the Museum’s Indian art collection. Take an artful meditation tour of select works in the collection or learn tips on meditation in a drop-in session in the Asian Sculpture Garden. Enjoy the sounds of the tabla, tanpura and flute in the galleries, or stop by the Theater to see works come to life as dancers re-create the poses seen in sculptures from India. Families, create a drum inspired by the rhythmic movements in the sculptures, or challenge a friend to a game of chess in the galleries and garden. Enjoy the flavors of India with treats and drinks available for purchase in the Garden Café. MORE INFO