The  Most  Beautiful
Medieval  Church  of  Liège

Liege, Chapel in St James’s Church at. Chapelle dans l’Église St Jacques a Liége. With view into the nave with two stained glass windows of the building considered as the most beautiful medieval church of Liège in which Gothic vaults are combined with arabesques of early renaissance. Among the figurines a pilgrim on the Way of St. James. Color lithograph by François Stroobant (Brussels 1819 – Elsene 1916). Inscribed: F S (18)53 / F. Stroobant del. et lith. / C. Muquardt éditeur. / Imp. Simonau & Toovey, Bruxelles., otherwise in French, German, and English as above. 13⅜ × 8¾ in (34 × 22.3 cm).

François Stroobant, Chapel in St James's Church at Liège

Boetticher II/2, 855. – “Belgian architectural painter … known by works and drawings to art history, especially of his homeland.  Several  drawings  lithographed  by  himself .” So  the  present  one , too .

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