Willem II declarint the oath to become commander of the Dutch army in 1672.
Made by Romeyn de Hooghe after own design.
Medium: Etching / engraving on hand laid (verge) paper.
Sheet size: 30.7 x 19 cm (12.09 x 7.48 inch). Image size: 29.5 x 17.7 cm. (11.61 x 6.97 inch).
Condition: good, given age. General age-related toning and/or occasional minor defects from handling. Please study scan carefully.
WILLEM II-COMMANDER DUTCH ARMY | PCO-C2-33
Source: unknown, to be determined.
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Biography engraver: Romeyn de Hooghe (1645-1708) was an important and prolific late Dutch Baroque engraver and caricaturist. De Hooghe was skilled as an etcher, draughtsman, painter, sculptor and medalist. He is best known for political caricatures of Louis XIV and propagandistic prints supporting William of Orange. During his career, de Hooghe produced over 3500 prints. He also illustrated books, and his illustrations can be found in some of the most important texts of his period.