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Vue de Geneve prise du Petit-Saconex

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View of the town of Geneva in the centre-right midground; to the left is Lake Geneva on which is a group of sailing boats on the far left; in the foreground is a courtyard lined with a stone wall, in which is a columned bandstand to the right in which a male and female figure converse; in the centre are two horses, a figure on one, and a mother with two children by the wall, one child climbing on it; mountainous background. Etching and hand-colouring.
Additional Makers: Publisher - Fr Monty
Inscription: Lettered below title: "Chez Monty, à Geneve".
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Geneva, Switzerland

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