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Rare Antique Watercolor of the Rütli Meadow where Switzerland Began

Rare and unique antique watercolor of legendary Rütli/Grütli meadow above Lake Lucerne, where the It is the site of the Rütlischwur, the oath marking the foundation of the original Swiss Confederacy was taken.  The story is told – with some errors – in beautiful antique script on the back.


Provenance: Sammlung Kaspar Christen