You’re invited to a lively conversation between renowned novelist Tracy Chevalier, author of Girl with a Pearl Earring, and Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco's Assistant Curator of European art, Melissa Buron. Joining us from London, England, via Google Hangout, Chevalier will discuss Vermeer’s iconic painting, the inspiration for her wildly popular novel and the subsequent film version starring Scarlett Johansson and Colin Firth.
Can’t make it in person? Watch the conversation as it’s live-streamed on our YouTube channel.
Girl with a Pearl Earring: Dutch Paintings from the Mauritshuis is on view at the de Young through June 2. Purchase tickets here.