Large View of the Claudian Aqueduct

Robert MacPherson (Scottish, 1811–1872)


Image: 28 x 39.5 cm (11 x 15 9/16 in.) Mount: 45.5 x 55.8 cm (17 15/16 x 21 15/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print

Not On View


Europe, Photography



Oval format


Recto, below image in ink on mount: Claudian Aqueduct
Below this, MacPherson blind stamp, with number 103 in graphite
L. r., in ink: Rome: Italy
Verso, MFA Photo Library Accession Sticker, with numbers in ink:
436/R6/B1.4 . . . 13983
To right of sticker: Rome: Aqueducts. (Aqua Claudia).
Below sticker in graphite and crayon: 16
In center, stamped in violet ink: Museum of Fine Arts, /Boston.
- above this: 13983
L. l., in graphite: Claudian Aqueduct
L. r., stamped in black ink: The Gardner Brewer Collection

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection