View of the Aqueduct - Acqua Claudia

Robert MacPherson (Scottish, 1811–1872)


Image: 22 x 38.9 cm (8 11/16 x 15 5/16 in.) Mount: 45.7 x 55.6 cm (18 x 21 7/8 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 102 in graphite
L. r., in ink: Rome: Italy
Verso, MFA Photo Library Accession Sticker, with numbers in ink:
436/R6/B1.2 . . . 13982
To right of sticker in ink: Rome. /Aqueducts. (Aqua Claudia)
Below sticker, in crayon: 14
In center, stamped in violet ink: Museum of Fine Arts, /Boston.
- above this, in ink: 13982
L. l., in graphite: View of the Aqueducts. Aqua Claudia.
L. r., stamped in black ink: The Gardner Brewer Collection

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection