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Keller, Heinrich, 1778–1862

Panorama du Mont Righi = Panorama vom Rigi Berg : gezeichnet und herausgegeben von Heinrich Keller.

Additional Title(s):

Panorama prise au sommet du Mont Rigi

Panorama vom Rigi Berg

Beschreibung des Rigibergs

Edition originale corrigee jusqu'à 1823.
Zürich : Bey Füessli et Comp. zur Meisen, [1823]
Physical Description:
1 print on 4 sheets : hand-colored aquatint ; image 20 x 194 cm, accordion folded to 20 x 12 cm, in covers 20 x 12 cm and [2], 75, [3] pages ; 20 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DQ823 .K45 1823
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Title and imprint from engraved label on publisher's original slip case.
The panorama is captioned: Gezeichnet auf dem Rigi-Kulme, 1814 von H. Keller, Vermehrt u. Berichtigt 1816, 1820, 1822, 1823.
Booklet with title page: Beschreibung des Rigibergs aller auf denselben führenden Wege und der berühmten Kulm-Aussicht ... Zürich, bey Füessli und Comp. 1823.
The text of the panorama and the booklet is in German.
The folder enclosing the panorama includes, at back: "Charte des Gesichtskreises vom Rigi-Kulm. HK. 1821."
Abbey, J.R. Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 493
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. The panorama in original blue paper folder. The text in original marbled paper wrappers. The two housed in original slipcase, with publisher's engraved labels.
Subject Terms:
Alps, Swiss (Switzerland) -- Pictorial works.
Mountains -- Switzerland -- Pictorial works.
Rigi Mountain (Switzerland) -- Pictorial works.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1823.
Accordion fold format (Binding)
Panoramas -- Switzerland -- Rigi Mountain.

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