Vingt Belges 17

Désiré Joseph Mercier

Désiré Joseph Mercier

Désiré Joseph Mercier
Pen-and-ink with wash, 282mm x 416mm, 1944

Désiré Joseph Mercier (1851-1926) was a Belgian Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church, noted for his staunch resistance to the German occupation of 1914–1918.

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