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Wetterhorn and Wellhorn seen from Rosenlaui

Wetterhorn and Wellhorn seen from Rosenlaui. Toned wood engraving by Theodor Heinrich Meyer (pupil of A. Closs; Schaffhouse 1847/48 – Zurich 1903) after Arthur Calamé (1843 Geneva 1919) after a drawing by his father Alexandre C. (Vevey 1810 – Mentone 1864) for Adolf Closs, Stuttgart. (1875-77.) Inscribed: AR / AR C / TMeÿer (ligated) sc. A. Closs X. I. sc., otherwise typographically in German as above. 10¼ × 7⅜ in (26 × 18.8 cm).

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“ Subject: Thanks!

Thanks for your kind reply. I wanted to comment that your thoughts on freedom (the quote that you had on the end of your message to me) are exactly the same as my beliefs.

I write, however, because I was surprised to get it from Europe … Although an American, almost all my early family were Huguenots … In fact, my relative, Jan C. is noted as the earliest C. to have arrived in N. America (in 1636, I think) … ”

(Mrs. C. F., November 14, 2003)