Boston’s Isabella Stewart Gardner Offers $10 Million Reward for Return of Stolen Paintings

May 24th, 2017

Isabella Stewart Gardner, via Boston GlobeBoston’s Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum has posted a $10 million reward for the return of any works from the infamous theft at the institution, with the caveat that anyone coming forward must do so by the end of the year.  “These works of art were purchased by Isabella Stewart Gardner for the ‘education and enjoyment of the public forever,’ ” says Steve Kidder, president of the museum’s board. “It is our fervent hope that by increasing the reward, our resolve is clear that we want the safe return of the works to their rightful place and back in public view.”

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