John Thomson - Isabella Stewart Gardner, 1888

John Thomson (Edinburgh, 1837 - 1921, London)

Isabella Stewart Gardner, 1888

Platinum print, 24.5 x 20 cm (9 5/8 x 7 7/8 in.)

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Object details

Accession number

ARC.008034

Creators

  • John Thomson (Edinburgh, 1837 - 1921, London) - primary
  • Isabella Stewart Gardner (New York, 1840 - 1924, Boston) - subject

Language

English

Provenance

Purchased by Isabella Stewart Gardner from the photographer John Thomson (1837–1921), London in 1888.

Marks

Printed in ink (lower left): J. Thomson
Printed in ink (lower right): 70a Grosvenor St w.
Signed in ink (lower right): Isabella / 1888


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Commentary

Isabella Stewart Gardner kept meticulous records of many of her acquisitions. In keeping with this legacy, object information is continually being reviewed, updated, and enriched in order to give greater access to the collection.

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