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The Cliff of Terracina with the Remains of an Imperial Villa and the Temple of Jupiter Anxurus


Recto, below image in ink on mount: Cliff Below this, MacPherson blind stamp, with number 214 in graphite L. r., in ink: Terracina: Italy Verso, MFA Photo Library Accession Sticker, with numbers in ink: 436/T276/C1/ . . . 74164 (14164) To right of sticker, in ink: Terracina. / Temple of Venus Obsequens (the gracious) /standing on top of cliffs Below sticker, in black crayon: 1 In center, stamped in violet ink: Museum of Fine Arts, /Boston. L. l., in graphite: The cliff of Terracina, &c L. r., stamped in black ink: The Gardner Brewer Collection

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection


Image: 28.3 x 39.7 cm (11 1/8 x 15 5/8 in.) Mount: 45.9 x 55.8 cm (18 1/16 x 21 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print