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Robert MacPherson

Scottish photographer and painter, active in Italy

Brief biography, in most instances from the Union List of Artist Names® Online:
Macpherson worked mainly in Rome, where he produced views of famous sites and a complete catalog of the Vatican sculpture gallery. His birthdate is often reported as 1811, but it is more likely to have been 1815 or 1816.

Artist ID number in the Union List of Artist Names®: ULAN 500126166.
The ULAN link above leads to a cataloging authority record at the Getty Research Institute.

Objects related to Robert MacPherson:

Robert MacPherson Untitled (Porta Maggiore), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Temple of Vesta), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Triumphal Arch), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (The Coliseum), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (The Coliseum), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Ruins of Aqueduct in Distance), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Statue of Dionysus with Cherubs), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Frieze of Man Driving Chariot), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (The Forum), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Ruins of the Forum), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Temple of Vesta as Seen from the Tiber), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Piazza near a Forum), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Ruins of a Forum), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (St. Peter’s), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Ruins of Roman Buildings with Ionic Columns), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled, ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Frieze of Winged Women and Horses), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Spanish Steps), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Ruins Surrounded by Modern Houses), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Corinthian Columns in the Forum), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Drawing for Michelangelo’s “Inferno”), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Statue of Man with Outstretched Arm), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Frieze of Men Carrying a Candelabra), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Statue of Aphrodite), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Ruins of the Forum), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Triumphal Arch), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Equestrian Statue), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Obelisk in Piazza), ca. 1857 Albumen print
Robert MacPherson Untitled (Ruins of a Building with Barrel Vaults), ca. 1857 Albumen print
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