Spacer Spacer Spacer Spacer Spacer Spacer Spacer Spacer Spacer
Nav Image
Home Calendar Museum Directory Getting Around News Who We Are Site Map Search
Nav Image
Home > Calendar > Event
   Van Gogh’s "Self-Portrait," 1889, on Loan from the National Gallery of Art, Washington
Van Gogh’s
  *Past Event
Date: Recurs every Mon, Wed, Thurs, Sat, Sun, December 7, 2012 - March 4, 2013
Time: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM; Museum closes at 9:00 PM on Fridays
Location: Norton Simon Museum
Address: 411 W. Colorado Blvd. , Pasadena , 91105
Cross Streets: Orange Grove Blvd. / Colorado Blvd.
Region: San Gabriel Valley Area view map
Phone: (626) 449-6840
Admission: $10 adults $7 seniors Free for students with valid ID Free for patrons 18 and under
Accessibility: Wheel Chair Access,
Transit Tips:
Driving Directions: Get Driving Directions
Description: The Norton Simon Museum is delighted to announce an installation of Vincent van Goghs electrifying "Self-Portrait" from 1889, a highlight of the National Gallery of Arts 19th-century collection. One of 36 self-portraits by Van Gogh, and among the last he painted, the work was executed as he recovered from a severe breakdown in Saint-Rmy in the summer of 1889. Its installation at the Norton Simon Museum is the first time the painting has been on view on the West Coast, and while Southern California is home to several outstanding works by Van Gogh, none of his self-portraits are in collections here. The loan is part of a special exchange program between the Norton Simon foundations and the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., that brought Vermeers "A Lady Writing" and Raphaels "Small Cowper Madonna" to the Simon in recent years.
Wheel Chair Accessible Museums
Submitted By: Norton Simon Museum
Purchase Tickets MTA Trip Planner Send invitePrint Save to Outlook or PDA

  Other Destinations You Might Like:
Shona 2005
301 North Orange Grove Blvd
Shona 2005, a benefit exhibition & sale, featuring a stunning ..more
La Verne Saturday Farmers Market
D St. & Bonita Ave.
Located at D. St. and Bonita Ave. Open Saturdays.more
The Curio Emporium
1020 Fair Oaks Ave
Hello~ We just opened a new shop "The Curio Emporium" in ..more
  Other Events You Might Like:
King Trivia - Live Bar Trivia!
9/18/2013 - 9/18/2015
Thousands of people put their pride on the line and compete .. more
When Johnny Came Marching West
4/24/2015 - 9/20/2015
In a year that marks the 150th anniversary of the end of the .. more
Thaddeus Lowe: Chief Aeronaut ..
4/24/2015 - 9/20/2015
Thaddeus Lowe: Chief Aeronaut of the Union Army spotlights .. more
  Local Resources

San Gabriel Valley Regional Map

Pasadena Arts Council Calendar

Southwest Museum

Los Angeles County Botanic Garden

Pacific Asia Museum

Pasadena Museum of California Art

The Armory Center for the Arts

City of Pasadena

Pasadena Museum of History


Horizontal Line
  | Calendar  | Museum Directory  |  Museum Map |  News |  Who We Are  |  Site Map | Search
This web site conforms to W3C's "Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 1.0" Level A
Email Webmaster  |  Site Policy Statement
Copyright © MuseumsLA