1780 c Holy Card with scarce view HOHENRAIN Hochdorf, Lucerne, Switzerland


Large copper engraved Holy Card

“S. Antonius; S. Joannes & S. Quirinus

Eremita Baptista Martyr

Drey wunderthaetige Heilige zu Hohenrain”

Signed in the plate (unknown engraved).

Unusual and extremely rare in depicting a view of the Monastery at Hohenrain in Canton Lucerne.

21.5 x 15 cm.

Hohenrain is a municipality in the district of Hochdorf in the canton of Lucerne in Switzerland. Hohenrain is first mentioned in 1182-83 as Hohenrein.