Missing. Historically located in the Dutch Room at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston.


  • Title: The Concert
  • Creator: Jan Vermeer
  • Date Created: About 1665
  • Physical Dimensions: w64.7 x h72.5 cm
  • Provenance: Purchased by Isabella Stewart Gardner from the auction of the estate of Étienne-Joseph-Théophile Thoré (better known as Théophile Thoré-Bürger) (1807-1869), the prominent art critic who revived Vermeer's reputation, at the Hotel Drouot, Paris, for 31,175 francs on 5 December 1892, through Fernand Robert, her regular agent in Paris whom she signaled with her handkerchief in the sale room. Stolen in 1990.
  • Rights: Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston
  • External Link: More on the 1990 theft of this work from the Gardner Museum
  • Medium: Oil paint

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