"I suppose the picture-habit (which I seem to have) is as bad as the morphine or whiskey one..."
- Isabella Stewart Gardner to Bernard Berenson
We have isolated some of the most compelling sections from masterworks in the Gardner collection. These details can stand on their own or be grouped together for a stunning contemporary and abstract effect.
Isabella Stewart Gardner’s passion for Music and Dance is reflected in many of the artworks on view in the museum. Works by Degas, Sargent, Kronberg, Vermeer and others feature references to the importance of performing arts at the Gardner.