Isabella Stewart Gardner (1840 – 1924). American art collector, philanthropist, and patron of the arts. She founded the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston.
- "Gardner was not a great beauty: she
had red hair, very fair skin, and portraits show her as quite thin at a
time when voluptuousness was in fashion, but she was quick-witted and
an engaging conversationalist." https://www.encyclopedia.com/…/art…/isabella-stewart-gardner
- "Short, plain-faced, red-haired, with a magnificent figure and incomparable grace..." https://books.google.it/books…