Upper Aletsch Glacier with the Great Fusshorn

Graphite, brush and white gouache on grey-buff paper | August 27, 1868

Frederic Edwin Church

Horizontal study of the Aletsch Glacier across two sheets of paper (-a & -b). The sheet shows roughly two thirds of the view. The glacier is in the foreground against a backdrop of mountain slopes, with the high range in the rear. The Fusshorn rises ...
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