Vue de St. Maurice, en Valais.
Etching with fine hand colouring. Size: 209 x 280mm (8¼ x 11"). Trimmed around image and text.
A landscape view of Saint-Maurice, or Saint-Maurice-en-Valais, in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. Saint-Maurice is located at the entrance a pass leading to the upper part of the Rhône valley. The scene depicts a wide river, with the Saint Maurice castle and bridge in the middle ground. A group of herders with cows and goats are in the foreground, taking a path on the right side, away from the town. By Swiss landscape painter and printmaker, Samuel Jakob Weibel (1771 - 1846).
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