The Devil's Bridge, in the Canton of Uri, in Switzerland. Le Pont du Diable, dans le Canton d'Uri, en Suisse.
Publish'd Feb.y 5.th 1783 by John Boydell Engraver in Cheapside, London.
Engraving. Plate 388 x 520mm. 15¼ x 20½".
Landscape with a bridge over a broad river, which falls under the central arch and tumbles into the right foreground, along which a family and donkey are passing, while another family drive livestock along the road from it to right, which is built into the rock, partially supported by arches, with a cliff-face in the background. Devil's Bridge of St. Gotthard Pass over the Reuss River, Uri, in central Switzerland. From a series of "Views in Switzerland and Savoy"; this a re-published state.
See Ref: 20309 for earlier state. Fagan: VI of VI; LXXVII
[Ref: 20307] £160.00