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Desende de M. de Saussure de la cime du Montblance /au mois d'Aôut 1785

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Publisher - Johann Peter Lamy

Description

Group of men climbing on Mont Blanc carrying ladders and other equipment, big ice blocks in the foreground; within wash border. 1785. Aquatint with hand colouring.

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Lettered with title in ink underneath the image

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Location

Mont Blanc

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