From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
About this objectView of valleys near the Schwarzhorn in the Pennine Alps on the Italy-Switzerland border. The Schwarzhorn is seen from a route from Salvan, Switzerland.
MakerFrancis Frith & Co.
Medium and MaterialsAlbumen print.
Inscription and Marksverso: [pen] 213 A.E.H.verso: [pencil] Frithverso: [pencil] 79:061:2
Measurements10.2 cm x 16.4 cm (image)
30.3 cm x 35.5 cm (mat)
Subject and Association DescriptionFrancis Frith is a 19th century English photographer who traveled the Middle East extensively taking collodion photographs. Frith’s photographs were distributed to the public primarily through postcards. Frith eventually established the large and successful Francis Frith & Co. photograph studio.
Subject and Association KeywordsFrancis Frith
Subject and Association KeywordsFrancis Frith & Co.
Subject and Association KeywordsSwitzerland
Subject and Association KeywordsMountains
Subject and Association KeywordsPennine Alps
Subject and Association KeywordsLandscape
Subject and Association KeywordsSchwarzhorn
Object TypeAlbumen Print