Antinous, formerly Campana Collection, now Louvre

Robert MacPherson (Scottish, 1811–1872)


Image: 35.7 x 17.1 cm (14 1/16 x 6 3/4 in.) Mount: 45.4 x 34.9 cm (17 7/8 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print

Not On View


Europe, Photography




Recto, below image in ink on mount: Statue formerly in the Campana Coll.
L. r. on image: MFA oval blind stamp
Verso, MFA Photo Library Accession Sticker with numbers in ink:
417/P2/B3.2/cop.2/ . . . 3429
To right of sticker, in ink: Paris. Musée du Louvre. / Antinous
In center, stamped in violet ink: Museum of Fine Arts, /Boston
- above this, in ink: 3429
- below this, stamped in purple ink: M. F. A.
L. l., in ink: Macpherson 287

Credit Line

Transferred from the MFA's Historic Collection of Photographs—Gift of Miss Harriet Smith Tolman