Arch of Dolabella and Silanus

Robert MacPherson (Scottish, 1811–1872)


Image: 40.8 x 28.8 cm (16 1/16 x 11 5/16 in.) Mount: 45.9 x 35.7 cm (18 1/16 x 14 1/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print

Not On View


Europe, Photography




Recto, below image in ink on mount: Arch of Dollabella and Silanus
Verso, MFA Photo Library Accession Sticker, with numbers in ink:
436/R6/L1.1/ . . . 13986
To right of sticker, in ink: Rome. Arch of Dolabella and Silenus A. D. 10/ Inscription: P. Cornelius. P. F. Dolabella/ C. Junius. C. F. Silanus Flamen Martial. COS./ ex. S. C. / Faciundum. Curaverunt. Idemque. Probaverunt.
In center, stamped in violet ink: Museum of Fine Arts, /Boston.
- above this, in ink: 13986
- below this, in ink: The Gardner Brewer Collection

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection