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The Falls of The Rhine at Schaffhausen

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View of the Rhine Falls; settlement on the banks either side; a stone building in the river in the right foreground, connected to the bank with a bridge and a stone wall; a two boats carrying cargo approach the bridge; in the left foreground is a tree stump and its tree trunk on the ground, on which sit two wealthy figures, the male pointing to the right; hills in the background. Etching with hand-colouring.
Additional Makers: Print maker - Johann Stähli
Inscription: Graphite inscription on recto: "The Falls of The Rhine at Schaffhausen." and "hoseo / 1275:"
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Schaffhausen Canton, Switzerland

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