Castel S. Angelo

Robert MacPherson (Scottish, 1811–1872)


Image: 28.7 x 37.2 cm (11 5/16 x 14 5/8 in.) Mount: 35.7 x 45.9 cm (14 1/16 x 18 1/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print

Not On View


Europe, Photography




Recto, below image in ink on mount: Castle of St. Angelo
- below this, in graphite: Tomb of Hadrian
Below this, MacPherson blind stamp, trimmed
Verso, MFA Photo Library Accession Sticker, with numbers in ink:
436/R6/N2a/cop.3/ . . . 14066
To right of sticker, in ink: Rome. Tomb of Hadrian/ (Castello S. Angelo).
In center, stamped in black ink: Museum of Fine Arts,/Boston.
- above this, in ink: 14066

Credit Line

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