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Creator:
Keller, Heinrich, 1778-1862.
Title(s):

Panorama of Switzerland as viewed from the summit of Mont Righi / drawn from nature by Henry Keller ; engraved by J. Clark ; also a circular view of the country by General Pfyffer, with descriptive notices of the most remarkable objects.

Additional Title(s):

Panoramic view of Switzerland from Mont Righi

Published/Created:
London : Published by Samuel Leigh, 18, Strand, [1830]
Physical Description:
1 folded sheet ([9] p.) : chiefly ill. ; 27 x 189 cm., folded to 27 x 23 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DQ19 .K45 1830+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Cover title.
Caption title: Panoramic view of Switzerland from Mont Righi.
Date of publication from Abbey.
Probably issued with: A companion to Keller's panorama of Switzerland: comprising a description of Mont righi, of the roads leadint to it, and of the celebrated prospect obtained from its summit, embellished with a circular view of the country by General Pfyffer. London: Printed for Samuel Leigh, 18, Strand, [1830].
"Price 24s. colored--12 s. Plain."--Cover.
Place names labeled.
Abbey, J.R. Life, 522
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. Bound in publisher's green cloth folder, with printed title label on front cover. Publisher's advertisement pasted to recto of back cover. Cased with the Companion to Keller's panorama of Switzerland.
Subject Terms:
Leigh, Samuel -- Publisher.
Panoramas -- Switzerland -- Specimens.
Rigi Mountain (Switzerland)
Switzerland -- Pictorial works.
Form/Genre:
Panoramas.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1830.
Contributors:
Keller, Heinrich, 1778-1862, ill.
Clark, J., fl 1789-1830, engraver.
Pfyffer von Wyer, Franz Ludwig, 1716-1802.
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