The vivid and masterful story of Isabella Stewart Gardner—creator of one of America’s most stunning museums—an American original whose own life was remade by art. Includes archival photos of Isabella’s world, museum, and the art she collected.

“An exquisitely detailed and perceptive biography.”  — New York Times Book Review

“A sympathetic, impeccably researched biography.” — Wall Street Journal

“A thrilling new biography … makes the case for [Isabella Stewart Gardner’s] enduring legacy.” Town and Country

“Marshalling vivid facts, fluent insights, and narrative radiance, Dykstra fully captures Gardner’s dynamism, intrepidity, creativity, and singular achievements.” — Booklist (★Starred Review)

This event is located at:
58 North Water Street
Edgartown, MA
Public street parking