Ravine with Temple of the Sibyl and Grotto of Neptune, Tivoli

Robert MacPherson (Scottish, 1811–1872)


Image: 41.2 x 29.8 cm (16 1/4 x 11 3/4 in.) Mount: 56 x 45.9 cm (22 1/16 x 18 1/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print

Not On View


Europe, Photography




Recto, below image, MacPherson blind stamp, with number 122 in graphite
Verso, MFA Photo Library Accession Sticker, with partial numbers in ink:
- . . . /T5/Cla2 . . . 14170
To right of sticker, in ink: Tivoli. Temple of the Sibyl; or, Temple of Vesta.
In center, stamped in faded ink: Museum of Fine Arts, /Boston.
Below this, in ink: 14170
Below this, in graphite: 436/T5/Cla2

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection