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Isabella studied in France, where she picked ...

Isabella studied in France, where she picked up this motto: Think much, speak little, write nothing. Share this quote with the Isabella in your life! Image: Martin Mower, Isabella Stewart Gardner, 1917, oil.

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    Isabella studied in France, where she picked up this motto: Think much, speak little, write nothing. Share this quote with the Isabella in your life! Image: Martin Mower, Isabella Stewart Gardner,...
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Happy Birthday, Rembrandt! 🎂 Not only is this...

Happy Birthday, Rembrandt! 🎂 Not only is this one of his first self portraits, but it’s also the piece that solidified Isabella’s decision to transform her private collection into a public museum. #HatsOffToYouRembrandt Image: Rembrandt Van Rijn, Self-Portrait, Age 23, 1629, oil on oak panel.

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    Happy Birthday, Rembrandt! 🎂 Not only is this one of his first self portraits, but it's also the piece that solidified Isabella's decision to transform her private collection into a public museum....
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Isabella took care to exhibit the work of wom...

Isabella took care to exhibit the work of women artists in the contemporary galleries of her museum. This bust of Maria de Acosta Sargent by Anna Coleman Ladd is one such example! Object: Anna Coleman Ladd, Maria de Acosta Sargent, 1915, bronze.

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    Isabella took care to exhibit the work of women artists in the contemporary galleries of her museum. This bust of Maria de Acosta Sargent by Anna Coleman Ladd is one such example! Object: Anna...
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One of the few nudes in Isabella’s collection...

One of the few nudes in Isabella’s collection, this figure drawing by Whistler shows a beautiful harmony of color. The blues on the fabric are similar to the Summer Blues growing in the Courtyard! 💙 Image: James McNeill Whistler, Lapis Lazuli (detail), 1885-1886, chalk and pastel on brown paper.

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    One of the few nudes in Isabella's collection, this figure drawing by Whistler shows a beautiful harmony of color. The blues on the fabric are similar to the Summer Blues growing in the Courtyard! 💙...
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It’s looking like Christmas in July at the Ga...

It’s looking like Christmas in July at the Gardner! 🎄 These Glory Bowers are some vigorous climbers and are growing strong and tall in the Courtyard. See these red and white beauties in person on your next visit!

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    It's looking like Christmas in July at the Gardner! 🎄 These Glory Bowers are some vigorous climbers and are growing strong and tall in the Courtyard. See these red and white beauties in person on...
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2 days ago

Mark your calendars for July 27 when admissio...

Mark your calendars for July 27 when admission will be free, thanks to the Highland Street Foundation’s Free Fun Fridays! From martial arts to music performances, there's something fun for everyone. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2MQSi8b

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    Mark your calendars for July 27 when admission will be free, thanks to the Highland Street Foundation's Free Fun Fridays! From martial arts to music performances, there's something fun for everyone....
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2 days ago

Get a Taste of Trinidadian Roti in Dorchester and Beyond

Ali’s Roti Restaurant is serving some of the best Caribbean food in Boston. It’s all about the curry chicken roti. The portions are massive, and the price is right — you can eat an entire meal for about $10. (Note: There’s also a location at 1035 Tremont St. in Roxbury.)

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1188 Blue Hill Ave., Mattapan, MA 02126

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    Get a Taste of Trinidadian Roti in Dorchester and Beyond
    Welcome back to , a series in which Eater Boston staffers guide you on food and booze crawls in the Boston area. When we go out, we often want to try more than one restaurant or bar at a time - a drink and a snack here, another drink and dessert there.
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2 days ago

#FarneseFact No, our revelers aren’t at a rav...

#FarneseFact No, our revelers aren’t at a rave (though they would fit right in!). Long-wave ultraviolet light reveals which parts of the sarcophagus had to be recarved. This side was particularly damaged—only the green parts are original!

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    FarneseFact No, our revelers aren't at a rave (though they would fit right in!). Long-wave ultraviolet light reveals which parts of the sarcophagus had to be recarved. This side was particularly...
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2 days ago

Get a close look at the revelers on our Farne...

Get a close look at the revelers on our Farnese sarcophagus at our Life, Death & Revelry exhibition! For the first time in over 100 years, visitors can view this two millennia old work of art from all angles. Enjoy today: http://bit.ly/2IIuaD6

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    Get a close look at the revelers on our Farnese sarcophagus at our Life, Death & Revelry exhibition! For the first time in over 100 years, visitors can view this two millennia old work of art from...
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Tonight's the night! Drop in for Neighborhood...

Tonight's the night! Drop in for Neighborhood Nights: Creative Cycle, a completely free evening full of dance, music, and performances. Join us from 5 - 9pm for this incredible and unforgettable night. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2tyk6XL

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    Tonight's the night! Drop in for Neighborhood Nights: Creative Cycle, a completely free evening full of dance, music, and performances. Join us from 5 - 9pm for this incredible and unforgettable...
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3 days ago

One Less Gun: Officers Recover One Firearm and Arrest Suspect for an Incident That Took Place in the Fenway Area of Boston

...green Chevrolet.  Officers responding to the scene observed a green Chevrolet at the corner of Tremont Street and Ruggles Street, being operated by a black male wearing a black shirt...

...onto Ruggles Street. Officers observed the suspect’s vehicle drive through multiple stop signs on Ruggles Street and Shawmut Avenue, but while attempting to turn onto Washington Street at a high rate of speed, the...

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...District D-4 (South End) responded to call for shots fired in the area of 112 Jersey Street, Boston. Officers received information from the 911 dispatcher that the suspect, described as a black...

    One Less Gun: Officers Recover One Firearm and Arrest Suspect for an Incident That Took Place in the Fenway Area of Boston
    At about 12:14AM on Thursday, July 12, 2018, Officers assigned to District D-4 (South End) responded to call for shots fired in the area of 112 Jersey Street, Boston.
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What’s your favorite color? 🌈 At our Saturda...

What’s your favorite color? 🌈 At our Saturday Open Studios, we’re making botanical-themed monoprints in every color of the rainbow. Drop in from 11 - 4pm this Saturday and make yourself a work of art! http://bit.ly/2KQTLej

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    What's your favorite color? 🌈 At our Saturday Open Studios, we're making botanical-themed monoprints in every color of the rainbow. Drop in from 11 - 4pm this Saturday and make yourself a work of...
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You can’t miss our Medusa Mosaic—it’s the Cou...

You can’t miss our Medusa Mosaic—it’s the Courtyard’s centerpiece! This iconic work of art dates back to 117 AD, where it was first used as a floor for the baths of a villa. Today its beauty is on full display for all to enjoy. Object: Italian, Mosaic Floor: Medusa, 117-138 AD, stone and glass.

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    You can't miss our Medusa Mosaic-it's the Courtyard's centerpiece! This iconic work of art dates back to 117 AD, where it was first used as a floor for the baths of a villa. Today its beauty is on...
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5 days ago

Love this post if this is the face your cat m...

Love this post if this is the face your cat makes when it’s time for dinner. 😾 Made of gilt wood, this sour puss has been around since the 19th century! #TalkAbout9Lives Object: Emmanuel Frémiet, Cat Figurine (detail), 19th century, gilt wood.

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    Love this post if this is the face your cat makes when it's time for dinner. 😾 Made of gilt wood, this sour puss has been around since the 19th century! #TalkAbout9Lives Object: Emmanuel Frémiet,...
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5 days ago

Dudley Grows added 3 new photos.

Transformation Tuesday at The Food Project’s Langdon Farm! 4 youth spent the morning turning this weedy patch into 3 new beds to plant more food! If you haven’t heard, WE’RE ON INSTAGRAM! Follow us @dudleygrows #transformationtuesday #dudleygrows #GrowWellEatWellBeWell

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