Rev.d C.F. Swartz.
Stipple. 171 x 107mm (6¾ x 4¼").
Christian Frederick Swartz (1726-1798), the German Lutheran Protestant missionary to India. Swartz learned the Tamul language and he was sent to India in 1750. He presided over the missionary station in Trichinopoly and Tanjore. During 50 years in Christian service he preached the Gospel, established schools, and gave materially to help the poor.
[Ref: 28553] £50.00