The Valley of St. Nicholas (route to Zermatt) (Main View)

Stephen Thompson

The J. Paul Getty Museum

The J. Paul Getty Museum
Los Angeles, United States

View looking out over a valley nestled between mountains. A man is standing in the foreground beside a wooden post fence. A river winds through the center of the valley. The village of St. Niklaus is at the base of the mountains on one side of the river.


  • Title: The Valley of St. Nicholas (route to Zermatt) (Main View)
  • Creator: Stephen Thompson
  • Date Created: 1866
  • Location Created: St. Niklaus, Valais, Switzerland
  • Physical Dimensions: 10.6 × 16.3 cm (4 3/16 × 6 7/16 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XB.949.9.2
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Stephen Thompson (British, about 1830 - 1893)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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