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Der Rütlischwur. Serment du Rütli.

Nach dem Wandgemälde von Dr. Stückelberg in der Tellskapelle am Vierwaldstättersee.
Wir wollen sein ein einig Volk von Brüdern, in keiner Not uns trennen und Gefahr. Wir wollen frei sein, wie die Väter waren, eher den Tod, als in der Knechtschaft leben. (Schillers Wilhelm Tell.)

Publisher H. Guggenheim & Co. (Swiss, 1893–1945)


Horizontal: 8.9 x 14 cm (3 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Chromolithograph and metallic pigment on embossed card stock.

Not On View


Prints and Drawings



Back: divided. Mint.
Artist Atelier H. Guggenheim & Co. Zürich No. 12909 c. Dep.


Between 1950 and 2011, acquired by Leonard A. Lauder, New York, from various postcard dealers in the United States, Canada and Europe; 2014, gift of Leonard A. Lauder to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 29, 2014)

Credit Line

Leonard A. Lauder Postcard Archive—Gift of Leonard A. Lauder