1820 Copper Engraving Lake Sarnen Switzerland Sarnersee - ORIGINAL SWISS


"Lake of Sarnen."

This is an original 1820 copper engraving of Lake Sarnen in Switzerland. Printed under the image: Drawn by Major Cockburn. London, Published Sept. 1, 1819 by Rodwell & Martin, New Bond Street. Engraved by R. Wallis. The detail in this original copper engraving is nothing short of extraordinary. We have taken two digital images of the engraving. The first shows the image area that would be seen if framed. The second shows the margins of the engraving and any imperfections, blemishes, foxing, etc., as described in the "Condition" paragraph below. (The dimensions given are of the entire engraving, including the margins.) Please see both images. An original and rare engraving from a collection of Swiss landscapes that would look beautiful framed. Perfect for the collector of antique images of Switzerland, or the collector of copper engravings.


This 191+ year old Item is rated Fine / Very Good. No creases. No tears. Moderate foxing in margins --please see image.

  • Product Type: Original Copper Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Fine / Very Good
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10.5 x 6.5 inches; 27 x 17 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

This piece was illustrated by Major Cockburn. Artist name printed on page - bottom left of image.