Woven Tales of Helen and Dido
Arrival of Paris and Helen at the Court of Priam, King of Troy, c. 1500–25, Brussels, Workshop Unknown,
Wool and silk, The Norton Simon Foundation
- 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Explore Renaissance and Baroque tapestries and paintings featuring the stories of two legendary Greek heroines in the special exhibition Once Upon a Tapestry: Woven Tales of Helen and Dido.
- Free with admission.
- Meets in Entrance Gallery
Tours & Talks:
Enjoy an evening in conversation with designer and author Kaari Meng as she tours three remarkable French genre paintings on view in The Sweetness of Life: Three 18th-Century Paintings from The Frick Collection and highlights the fashion and textiles of the time. MORE INFO