Temple of Minerva in the Forum of Assisi

Robert MacPherson (Scottish, 1811–1872)


Image: 39.9 x 28 cm (15 11/16 x 11 in.) Mount: 55.7 x 42.9 cm (21 15/16 x 16 7/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print

Not On View


Europe, Photography




Recto, below image in ink on mount: Temple of Minerva
Below this, MacPherson blind stamp, with number 178 in graphite
L. r., in ink: Assisi, Italy
Verso, MFA Photo Library Accession Sticker, with numbers in ink:
436/A57/c1a1/ . . . 14357
To right of sticker, in ink: Assisi. Temple of Minerva. /Exterior.
U. r.: (Now the church of S. Maria della Minerva
In center, stamped in violet ink: Museum of Fine Arts,/Boston.
- above this, in ink: 14357
L. l., in ink: Gardner Brewer Bequest

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection