Fabergé egg talk at library Wednesday
In this unique and beautifully illustrated presentation on Wednesday, April 4, at 7 p.m. at the Ridgefield Library, 472 Main Street, Marina Forbes will focus on the life and remarkable work of Russian master jeweler and artist Peter Carl Fabergé.
The program will feature a spectacular photo-tour of the Fabergé collections at the Fabergé Museum at the Shuvalov Palace in St. Petersburg, the Kremlin Armory Museum in Moscow, and other world-famous museums and private collections around the globe. The talk will emphasize the important role of egg painting in Russian culture and on the unique development of this major Russian art form from a traditional craft to the level of exquisite fine art.
Registration is at ridgefieldlibrary.org, or call 203-438-2282 for more information.