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The Arch of Drusus


Recto, below image in ink on mount: Arch of Drusus Below this, MacPherson blind stamp, with number 297 in graphite L. r., in ink: Rome: Italy Verso, MFA Photo Library Accession Sticker, with numbers in ink: 436/R6/S3 . . . 13987 To right of sticker, in ink: Rome. / Arch of Drusus [then in graphite] (Probably built during reign of Trajan 98-117 A. D.) Below sticker, in graphite: 152 Along left edge, in graphite: The Arch of Drusus In center, stamped in violet ink: Museum of Fine Arts, /Boston. - above this, in ink: 13987 L. r., stamped in black ink: The Gardner Brewer Collection

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection


Image: 38 x 29.8 cm (14 15/16 x 11 3/4 in.) Mount: 55.9 x 45.7 cm (22 x 18 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print