Original antique print showing a portrait of Willem de Clercq (1795 – 1844), a poet and leader of the Reveil, the Protestant Church Revival in the Netherlands.
Made by after an anonymous artist.
Medium: Stipple engraving on wove paper.
Sheet size: 10.4 x 12.8 cm (4.09 x 5.04 inch). Image size: 5 x 8.5 cm. (1.97 x 3.35 inch).
Condition: good, given age. Attached to carrier sheet. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
WILLEM DE CLERQ-POET-PORTRAIT | PCO-C45-12
Published in The Netherlands by J. Immerzeel c. 1830.
Biography engraver: Philippus Velijn (1786-1836) originated from Leiden. He was a pupil of Abraham Delfos. He later worked in Amsterdam and Paris as a professional engraver.