Mr. Christophorus Love, jn zyn leiten getrouw bedienaar des H. Evangliumsin laurense jury, binnen Londen, onthalst op Toitwehil den 22, Augusti Ao. 1651.Siet hier de schrand're Lov...Vermelden Eeuwighlyk de lof van Godes Naarm.
Engraving, rare. Plate 305 x 222mm. 12 x 8¾". Trimmed to plate.
Portrait of Christopher Love, half length, standing in a pulpit, wearing skull-cap, collar and gown, one hand to his breast, the other holding a book on a cushion. Christopher Love (1618-1651) was a Welsh Protestant preacher and advocate and Presbyterianism at the time of the English Civil War. In 1651 he was executed by the government, after it was discovered that he had been in correspondence with the exiled Stuart court.
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