Long ago, merchants and Venetian nobles kept in their homes capitals with holy icons for the family’s devotion and protection of relatives and businesses.
The Hotel Palazzo Priuli preserves a copy of an icon of the Virgin Mary Odighitria (She who points the way).
The Merchant – Choate House at 103 High Street is one of the original “Covenant” houses.
Detectives look at everything, every piece, before forming theories about how they fit together.
Artists practice careful observation as they draw and compose.
BUY TICKETS A striking spiral staircase accents the impressive central hall, and many of the rooms are restored to their original color schemes.
All feature historic pieces from the Museum's collections including a selection of American, English and French furniture dating to the early 19th century.
The real estate lady says the house was built in 1972.