Category Archives: Swiss

Hans Rudolf Werdmüller 1614-1677

Was in the service of Leopold I as a lieutenant field marshal in 1673. In the war against France he was able to achieve a number of successes, e.g. 1673 in the siege of Bonn , 1676 in the capture of the fortress of Philippsburg (As shown) and the capture of Saarbrücken the following year.

Artist: G. J.Schneider

Size 32 x 20 cms

Price £38.00

Ref: 3488

Horace Bénédict de Saussure 1740-1799

Genevan geologist, meteorologist, physicist, mountaineer and Alpine explorer, often called the founder of alpinism and modern meteorology, and considered to be the first person to build a successful solar oven.
Size 12.4 x 19 cms
Price £28.00