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Hopeful also would endeavour to comfort him.

Image ID: 1712136

Hopeful also would endeavour to comfort him. (1898)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Hopeful also would endeavour to comfort him.

Additional Name(s)

: Rhead Brothers -- Illustrator

Published Date

: 1898


: Line photoengravings

Specific Material Type

: photomechanical_prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 18.5 cm x 26 cm


: Written below image: "Hopeful also would endeavor to confort him, saying, Brother, I see the Gate, and men standing by it to receive us. But Christian would answer: 'tis you they for, you have been hopeful ever since I knew you.'" Note 2.) Damage at top left edge.

Original Source

: From The pilgrim's progress from this world to that which is to come; by John Bunyan; with an introduction by the Rev. H.R. Haweis; embellished with over one hundred and twenty designs done by three brothers, George Wolliscroft Rhead, Frederick Rhead, Louis Rhead. (New York Century Co.) .


: Children's book illustrations / Book illustrations -- Bunyan -- Pilgrim's progress

Source Description

: 1 folder (27 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 1712136

Record ID

: 1893504

Digital Item Published

: 9-21-2009; updated 3-25-2011

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