Old Master Drawing

Swiss chalets in Grosser Mythen


This exquisite watercolor and gouache artwork, created around 1825, showcases picturesque Swiss chalets with cheese maker and farmers dressed in Uri costume perched atop a hill against the majestic backdrop of Grosser Mythen mountain. 

Measuring 19 mm x 282 mm, this work is executed on laid paper.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Grosser Mythen (also Grosse Mythe) is a mountain in the Schwyzer Alps of Central Switzerland. The mountain lies in the canton of Schwyz, to the east of the town of Schwyz, and to the south of the village of Alpthal in the valley of the river Alp