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A Geneve

c.1816-1841

Print after David Aloïs Schmid

From the collection

Title

A Geneve

Date

c.1816-1841

Artist

Print after David Aloïs Schmid

Description

One of a mixed series of twenty four views of Switzerland and Germany; view of the Place de Coutance in Geneva, in which is a fountain from which people collect water, several horse-drawn carriages, some manual workers and figures conversing; along the right extends the rue basse, along which some carriages are lined. Etching and aquatint with hand-colouring.
Additional Makers: Print maker - Johann Jakob Sperle; Publisher - Trachsler
Inscription: Lettered below image: "Schmid, del." and "Sperli, sc."
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Location

Geneva, Switzerland

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