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Keller, Heinrich, 1778–1862
Panorama prise au sommet du Mont Rigi / par Henry Keller.
Additional Title(s):
Panorama vom Rigiberg
Zürich : Chez l'auteur, Untre Zäune, no. 367, [1827]
Physical Description:
1 print on 2 sheets : hand-colored aquatint ; 19 x 94 cm, accordion folded to 20 x 11 cm and [2], 90 pages ; 20 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
DQ841.R5 K54 1827
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Title and imprint from publisher's original printed label on slipcase.
The panorama is captioned: Panorama vom Rigiberg, gezeichnet auf der Kulme von Hch. Keller, gestochen von J. Scheurman, 1820. Vermehrt und berichtigt 1822. Das Kulmhaus eingezeichnet im Jahr 1827.
Booklet (90 pages) with title page: Description du Mont-Rigi, des chemins qui y conduisent, et de la célèbre perspective dont on jouit su sa cime. Pour servir de texte explicatif au panorama de Henri Keller. Zurich : Chez Fuessli et Compagnie, 1824.
Panoramic print with text in German; text of the Description is in French.
"Illuminirtes exemplar, exemplaire enlumminé."--Printed label on original slipcase.
Abbey, J.R. Life in England in aquatint and lithography, 1770-1860, 501
BAC: British Art Center copy is the Abbey copy. The panorama in original red folder. The text in original green wrappers. The two housed in original marbled-paper slipcase, with printed title label. With publisher's advertisement for "Panoramas et Vues Suisses" on back of slipcase.
Subject Terms:
Alps, Swiss (Switzerland) -- Pictorial works.
Mountains -- Switzerland -- Pictorial works.
Rigi Mountain (Switzerland) -- Pictorial works.
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1827.
Accordion fold format (Binding)
Panoramas -- Switzerland -- Rigi Mountain.
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