Temple of the Sibyl seen from the Bridge. Tivoli.

Robert MacPherson (Scottish, 1811–1872)


Image: 39.6 x 31.7 cm (15 9/16 x 12 1/2 in.) Mount: 55.8 x 45.6 cm (21 15/16 x 17 15/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print

Not On View


Europe, Photography



Oval image


Recto, below image in ink on mount: Temple of the Sibyl /Seen from the Bridge.
Below this, MacPherson blind stamp, with number 116 in graphite
L r., in ink: Tivoli: Italy
Verso, MFA Photo Library Accession Sticker, with numbers in ink:
436/T5/c1 a3/ . . . 14173
To right of sticker in ink: Tivoli, Italy. /Temple of the Sibyl; or, Temple of Vesta
Below sticker, in graphite: 7
Along left edge, in graphite: Sibyl's Temple at Tivoli/Seen from the bridge
In center, stamped in violet ink: Museum of Fine Arts, /Boston.
L. l., along edge, stamped in black ink: The Gardner Brewer Collection

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection