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L'Hospice de Maria zum Schnée sur le Mont Rigi. Canton de Schitz

c.1800-1820

Print after Unknown Artist

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Title

L'Hospice de Maria zum Schnée sur le Mont Rigi. Canton de Schitz

Date

c.1800-1820

Artist

Print after Unknown Artist

Description

Small village in an alpine landscape with a church in the center, monk and three other people standing on a path in the foreground; within wash border. Aquatint and etching with hand colouring.
Additional Makers: Publisher - Johann Peter Lamy; Print maker - Spörlin
Inscription: Lettered with title, "dessine pr. Spörlin" and publisher's note "Publiè pr. J.P. Lamy à Berne, Bâle, Lausanne, et Genève."
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Location

Canton of Schwyz, Switzerland

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