The Sweetness of Life: Three 18th-Century French Paintings from the Frick Collection
François Boucher (French, 1703–1770), A Lady on Her Day Bed, 1743, Oil on canvas, Purchased by The Frick Collection, 1937
- 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Discover three 18th-century French paintings by Jean-Baptiste Siméon Chardin, Jean-Baptiste Greuze and François Boucher, on loan from The Frick Collection.
- Free with admission.
- Meets in Entrance Gallery
Fashioning the Feminine in 18th-Century France: Dress, Desire and Domesticity in Three Works from The Frick Collection
Fashion historian Kimberly Chrisman-Campbell examines how the sumptuous fashions of the mid-18th century inform our interpretations of three exquisite French paintings on loan to the Norton Simon from The Frick Collection. MORE INFO
Tours & Talks:
Explore 18th-century French art, from the resplendent Rococo art of François Boucher to the more somber work of Jean-Baptiste Siméon Chardin and, finally, one of Marie Antoinette’s favorite painters, Élisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun, including three paintings on loan from The Frick Collection. MORE INFO