1874 Wood Engraving Art Wetterhorn Switzerland Great St Bernard Hospice YTGA1


"An Autumn Tour in Switzerland - VI."

This is an original 1874 black and white in-text wood engraving of illustrations that depicts the Wetterhorn, (formerly known as Hasle Jungfrau), near the village of Grindelwald and the Great St. Bernard Hospice, (or hostel), for travelers at the Great St. Bernard Pass in the Pennine Alps mountains in Switzerland, Europe.


This 139+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original In-Text Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9.5 x 13.5 inches; 24 x 34 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)

Period Paper is pleased to present a collection of wood engravings from The Graphic, 1874, of paintings and illustrations by artists such as Sydney Prior Hall, Henry Woods, Helen Allingham, and many others, that depict the people, places, and events of England and the Victorian era world. To continue browsing this intriguing collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

Keywords specific to this image: Swiss, Landscape, Mountaineering