SPL Hand Coloured Rare Book Collection Featuring Norman R Bobins

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WETZEL, Johann Jakob.
Voyage pittoresque aux Lacs de Thounne, Brientz, Lungern et Sarnen.

Published
Zurich: Chez Orell, Fussli et Compagnie, 1827.
References
Not in Abbey; Bobins 1078.
Plates
12
Binding/Size
L=FOLIO
Value
25001-100000
Published
Zurich: Chez Orell, Fussli et Compagnie, 1827.
Ref
5670

Folio, title, list of plates, text, 12 hand coloured aquatint plates engraved by Hengi. Original boards, letterpress label to upper board, plates loose as issued. Preserved in a modern grey-blue cloth box with a gilt lettered leather label to spine. Coloured plates in order: 1. Le Chateau de Thoun. 2. Scherzligen. 3. Schadau. 4. Vue prise du Galgenhubeli vers la lac de Thoune. 5. Unterseen. 6. Vue du Lac de Brienz et de l'ecoulement de l'Aare a Interlachen. 7. Ringgenberg. 8. Brienz. 9. Les Auberges a Tracht, au Lac de Brienz. 10. Lungern. 11. Kayserstuhl vers Lungern. 12. Sarnen.