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Photograph - The Loretto Chapel, Fribourg
  • The Loretto Chapel, Fribourg
    Rossier, Pierre, born 1829
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The Loretto Chapel, Fribourg

  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Switzerland (photographed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1860 (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Rossier, Pierre, born 1829 (photographer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stereoscopic photograph, albumen print

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level F, case X, shelf 546

Physical description

Stereoscopic photograph depicting the Loretto Chapel in Fribourg. Mounted on pale yellow card, lettered with printer's name [?], and inscribed with title and a note in pencil.

Place of Origin

Switzerland (photographed)


ca. 1860 (photographed)


Rossier, Pierre, born 1829 (photographer)

Materials and Techniques

Stereoscopic photograph, albumen print

Marks and inscriptions

Situated on a hill overlooking the town of Fribourg
Inscribed in pencil on the back


Height: 8.6 cm Size of card, Width: 17.3 cm

Descriptive line

Stereoscopic photograph by Pierre Rossier depicting the Loretto Chapel in Fribourg as part of a series of views of Fribourg and Berne in Switzerland. Swiss, ca. 1860.




Photography; Albumen

Subjects depicted

Views; Chapels; Stereoscopes; Stereograph




Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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