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The Biga, Vatican (Sculpture, chariot)


Recto, below image in ink on mount: The Biga Below this, MacPherson blind stamp, with number 249 in graphite L. r., in ink: Vatican: Rome Verso, MFA Photo Library Accession Sticker, with numbers in ink: 437/R6/X1.2/ (1cop.)/ . . . 13418 At top edge, in ink: Rome. Vatican. /Biga and horses. Further to right, in ink: Helbig #326 (608) In center, stamped in violet ink: Museum of Fine Arts, /Boston. - above, in ink: 13418 L. l., Stamped in black ink: The Gardner Brewer Collection Further to right of this, in graphite: The Biga of the Vatican

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection


Image: 23.1 x 38.5 cm (9 1/8 x 15 3/16 in.) Mount: 44.9 x 55.7 cm (17 11/16 x 21 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print