The Valley of the Anio, with the Upper and Lower Cascatelle, Mecenas's Villa, and Distant Campagna
Robert Macpherson (British, Tayside, Scotland 1811–1872 Rome)
Albumen silver print from glass negative
Image: 30.6 x 40.1 cm (12 1/16 x 15 13/16 in.), oval
Mount: 49.4 x 64.7 cm (19 7/16 x 25 1/2 in.)
Gilman Collection, Purchase, W. Bruce and Delaney H. Lundberg Gift, 2005
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed in unknown hand on mount verso, BC: "The Valley of the Anio, with the upper and lower Cascatelle, Mecenas's Villa, and distant Campana"; blindstamp on mount recto, BC: "R. MacPherson // *Rome*"; numbered in pencil in center of blindstamp: "126"inscribed in blue ink in unknown hand on mount verso, BL: "9"
[Graphics International, Ltd., Washington, DC]; Gilman Paper Company Collection, New York, November 8, 1978
Rome. 192 Via di Ripetti. MacPherson's Photographs. "MacPherson's Photographs," 1858, no. 126.
Rome. 12 Vicolo d'Alibert. MacPherson's Photographs. "MacPherson's Photographs," December 1871.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Johnson Gallery, Selections from the Collection 44," August 29, 2006–January 7, 2007.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Photographs. "Paradise of Exiles: Early Photography in Italy," March 13, 2017–August 13, 2017.
Becchetti, Piero. Robert Macpherson, un inglese fotografo a Roma. Rome: Quasar, 1987. pp. 176-77.
Artist: Robert Macpherson (British, Tayside, Scotland 1811–1872 Rome)Date: ca. 1858Medium: Coated salted paper or light albumen silver print from glass negativeAccession: 1997.382.70On view in:Not on view