Chrysanthemum Impressions: A Spotlight on our Beautiful Blooms

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Back to School with Isabella at Radcliffe College

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Attending to Women in Titian’s Mythologies

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Blending Cultures: Mexican Talavera Tiles

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Titian’s Technique: Our Conservator’s Closer Look

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Titian’s Perseus and Andromeda

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Casting a Cat: Anna Hyatt Huntington’s Reaching Jaguar

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From Titian to Today: Transforming Women, Power, and Sexuality

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Madonnas on Parade: Fra Angelico and the Fisherman’s Feast

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Purchasing a Masterpiece: Titian’s Rape of Europa

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Inside the Collection Blog

See below to view our most recent stories that dig deeper into our collections. 

  • Diana and Callisto by Titian.

    There is You: Titian’s Diana and Callisto

    Gain a new perspective on Titian’s Diana and Callisto through the poetry of Visiting Curator of Performing Arts, Helga Davis.
  • An ornate etching in a gold frame.

    The Breweries of Anders Zorn

    Discover the working women of Sweden’s late 19th century breweries through the work of Isabella’s friend, Swedish artist Anders Zorn.
  • A wide view of the courtyard full of chrysanthemums.

    Chrysanthemum Impressions: A Spotlight on our Beautiful Blooms

    With the approach of fall comes the bloom of the Courtyard’s beautiful chrysanthemums. Read on to discover the long, fabled history of the flower that delights visitors every autumn.
  • A photo of a woman reading.

    Back to School with Isabella at Radcliffe College

    As classes at Boston’s many universities and colleges get underway, discover Isabella’s connection to one of the city’s oldest women’s colleges. 
  • Titian’s Venus and Adonis.

    Attending to Women in Titian’s Mythologies

    Take a closer look at Titian’s Venus and Adonis with Professor Jill Burke, and delve deeper into the women of Titian’s poesie.
  • Aged yellow and blue tiles.

    Blending Cultures: Mexican Talavera Tiles

    Ring in Hispanic Heritage month by exploring the complicated history of the Talavera tiles lining the Spanish Cloister.
  • A close up of a hand holding an arrow.

    Titian’s Technique: Our Conservator’s Closer Look

    Our Chief Paintings Conservator explores details of Titian’s masterpiece The Rape of Europa to illuminate what makes the painter’s technique exceptional.
  • Perseus and Andromeda by Titian.

    Titian’s Perseus and Andromeda

    Read artist, poet, and founder of Mother Mercy Johnette Marie Ellis’s lyrical, thought-provoking response to Titian’s Perseus and Andromeda.
  • Four Images of a grey sculpture.

    Casting a Cat: Anna Hyatt Huntington’s Reaching Jaguar

    Discover how Greta Llanes, a conservation technician here at the Gardner, replicated Anna Hyatt Huntington’s Reaching Jaguar sculpture.