Le Pont de St. Maurice.
Aquatint and etching with fine hand colouring. Size: 213 x 280mm (8¼ x 11"). Trimmed to image at three edges.
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 a raft on it, and the Saint Maurice castle and bridge in the middle ground. Two herders with goats are in the foreground, taking a path on the right side, away from the town. After painter, etcher and watercolourist Gabriel Lory (1784-1846). See item ref: 31916 for similar view.
[Ref: 31924] £240.00