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The Coliseum and Church of St. John Lateran


Recto, below image in ink on mount: The Coliseum and Church of St. John/ Lateran Below this, MacPherson blind stamp, with number 31 in graphite L. r., in ink: Rome, Italy. Verso, MFA Photo Library Accession Sticker, with numbers in ink: 436/R6/H 1.1/cop. 3/ . . . 14014 To right of sticker, in ink: Rome. Colosseum/ Exterior. Further right, in ink: 70-82. In center, stamped in violet ink: Museum of Fine Arts, /Boston. - above this, in ink: 14014 L. l., in ink: Gardner Brewer Bequest

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Arthur Croft—The Gardner Brewer Collection


Image: 25.3 x 40.2 cm (9 15/16 x 15 13/16 in.) Mount: 45.8 x 54.6 cm (18 1/16 x 21 1/2 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Photograph, albumen print