From:Nathan Lyons Research Center, Visual Studies Workshop
About this objectView of the Swiss village of Andermatt with the Alps in the background.
Place MadeAndermatt, Switzerland
Medium and MaterialsAlbumen print.
Inscription and Marksverso: [pencil] 1888verso: [pencil] 78:099verso: [pencil] 1978:0099:0001
Measurements19.9 cm x 25.4 cm (image)
35.3 cm x 45.4 cm (mat)
Subject and Association DescriptionGiorgio Sommer was born in Frankfurt in 1834 and had photographic studios in Switzerland and then, for the rest of his life, in Naples. Sommer’s studio was one of the most prolific in Italy and focused on scenes of nature, ruins, and everyday life in Italy.
Subject and Association KeywordsGiorgio Sommer
Subject and Association Keywords1880s
Subject and Association KeywordsAlbumen
Subject and Association KeywordsSwitzerland
Subject and Association KeywordsAndermatt
Subject and Association KeywordsSwiss Alps
CollectionCollection of Visual Studies Workshop
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