The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum's




 In the early hours of March 18, 1990, a pair of thieves disguised as

Boston police officers, entered the museum, roamed the galleries

and stole 13 works of art








On the 25th anniversary of the theft

Join The Museum's Director of Security

Anthony Amore

as he recounts the events of that evening. He will describe how the robbery took place,

what was taken and what was 

left behind; why art is stolen and what becomes of it.



Where: St. Paul's Episcopal Church

15 St. Paul St. Brookline (corner of Aspinwall and St. Paul)

When: Thursday, May 28 at 6:45 PM

Dining and Drinking at 6:45 PM - Program begins at 7:30

Price: $30.00


Pay by clicking on the Buy Now  button or checks can be mailed to:

City Salon Series

1111 Beacon Street suite #72 - Brookline 02446

617 - 232 - 1858  


About The Speaker

Anthony M. Amore is the head of security and chief investigator at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston.  He has been described

in the book Art and Crime, as "among the most innovative and most effective museum security directors in the world." He also heads the

museum's own investigation into the infamous theft of 13 priceless works of art from the Gardner - the largest property theft in world history. 

Prior to joing the Gardner, Anthony was an assistant director with the Transportation Security Administration where he helped to rebuild

Logan Airport after the tragic events of 9/11.  He is also a former special agent with the Federal Aviation Administration where he was the lead

agent responding to the Richard Reid "shoe bomber" attack.


His first book, "Stealing Rembrandts", was a Wall Street Journal True Crime Best Seller.  Mr. Amore's columns on homeland security issues

have appeared in the Boston Herald. He is a graduate of the University of Rhode Island and Harvard's Kennedy School of Government.










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