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Samuel Rösel: 17 Swiss landscapes in sepia for F. Mendelssohn Bartholdy's fifteenth Birthday, 3 Feb 1824, with the motto 'Doppeltes Leben ist's: in der Erinnerung Leben', 1824

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MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn d. 14

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Comprises:
  1. Vevey.
  2. Weg Capelle bey Weggis.
  3. Blick ins Lauterbrunner Thal.
  4. Schloss Schadau am Thuner See.
  5. Teils Platte.
  6. Die Grabhügel von Goldau am Lowerzer See.
  7. Lausanne.
  8. Bern.
  9. Château Châtellard.
  10. Das Wellhorn. Zwischen dem Rosilawer und Schwarzwald Gletscher.
  11. Der Lowerzer See vom Dorfe Seewen gesehen.
  12. Interlaken.
  13. Weg über die Gemmi.
  14. Grindelwald.
  15. Schloss Unspunnen bey Interlaken.
  16. Blick vom Albis bey Zürich auf den Zuger See.
  17. Der Rheinfall bey Schaffhausen.

Dates

  • 1824

Extent

16 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn d. 14

Custodial History

Wach collection.

Physical Facet

Binding: red paper on boards with gold fillet; a green ivy-leaf on the front cover bears gold initials 'S.R.'; 'zum Andenken' is in gold letters on back cover. i + 16 leaves + endpapers. Watermark 'J. Whatman'. Borders surrounding the pictures were washed grey-blue.

Dimensions

Oblong, 202 × 265 mm.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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