Art in Bloom: Garden Openings at Museums and Historic Houses

Jenamarie Boots Art

While many American cultural institutions are attempting limited re-openings with fingers crossed and bated breath, for the utltracautious aesthete, museum gardens and sculpture parks offer and alternative way to enjoy art, beauty, and a little serenity

Openings & Closings: Exhibitions, Shows, Fairs 1/1/20–1/7/20

Jenamarie Boots Exhibitions

See what’s going on this week in the art and antiques world

Harbor & Home

Editorial Staff Furniture & Decorative Arts

March 2009 | In October 1955 the Boston Herald decried the sale of heirlooms from a late seventeenth-century house in Duxbury, Massachusetts, that had descended in the family of John (1599–1687) and Priscilla Alden, the Pilgrim lovers immortalized by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807–1882) in his 1858 epic poem The Courtship of Miles Standish.1Promoted by Longfellow and other Gilded Age writers …