29 x 21 cm (11 7/16 x 8 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Rome, After Thomas Crawford’s marble sculpture of Orpheus and Cerberus, (MFA Athenaeum loan 162)
Inscribed in lower margin. At r. in pencil: "To Charles Sumner/ with the respects of the author/ Rome Oct. 1840". At l. in brown ink: "To Francis Lieber/ from his friend/ Charles Sumner/ Boston, August 5th 1841/ (in Greek) The Hope of America"
Charles Sumner, Boston; Francis Lieber, Boston; Paul William Garber (Consulate to Chile), Boston, MA; gift to MFA Feb. 16, 1978
Gift of Dr. Paul William Garber