Bridge of Augustus at Narni, Looking Towards the Modern Bridge

Robert MacPherson (Scottish, 1811–1872)


Image: 24.7 x 39.2 cm (9 3/4 x 15 7/16 in.) Mount: 45.6 x 55.9 cm (17 15/16 x 22 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print

Not On View


Europe, Photography




Recto, below image in ink on mount: Bridge of Augustus.
Below this, MacPherson blind stamp, with number 173 in graphite
Verso, u. l.: MFA Photo Library Accession Sticker, with numbers in ink: 436/N16/M1.1/. 1 cop/ . . . 14367.
To right of sticker, in ink: Narni, Italy. /Bridge of Augustus
Below sticker, in crayon: 1
In center, stamped in violet ink: Museum of Fine Arts, /Boston.
- above this, in ink: 14367
Below this, in ink: u.
L. l. in graphite: Bridge of Augustus. Narni
L. r., stamped in black ink: The Gardner Brewer Collection

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection