|Just a lot of magic lantern slide sets depicting Biblical stories.|
The Rich Fool.
The Parable of the Rich Fool is a parable of Jesus which appears in Luke 12:16–21. It depicts the futility of the belief that wealth can secure prosperity or a good life. A set of four square magic lantern slides made by Riley Brothers, England, 1894.
Scripture Subjects - Carpenter & Westley.
A beautiful set of 12 magic lantern
slides. Round glasses in an elongated mahogany frame, dimensions 35 x 10 x 1 cm.
Various Biblical subjects from the Old and New Testament.
All slides have an embossed text: 'COPPER PLATE SLIDES. SCRIPTURE SUBJECTS ', together with a number from 1 to 12, and the name and address of the manufacturer' Carpenter & Westley, 24 Regent Street, London '.
Most slides have three round glasses with pictures, four of them have four glasses.
A wonderful set of six magic lantern slides made by York & Son, England after the song 'Calvary' van Henry Vaughan and Paul Rodney (London: Enoch & Sons, 1885).
Size: 8.2 x 8.2 cm.
In the top left corner a triangular label with York's well-known trademark.
|1. The pilgrims throng through the city gates||2. They go to watch on Calvary's Hill|
|3. As they list to His words of love||4. O lay down thy burden, O come unto Me|
|5. For looking on high to the Cross He bore||6. Though life may be dreary, earth is not thy goal|
Sacret Song Calvary
Bamforth also made a series of slides based on the song 'Calvary'.
Ten square magic lantern slides measuring 8.2 x 8.2 cm.
|1. Intro. with Title|
|2. The pilgrims throng thro' the city gates||3. They go to watch on Calvary's hill||4. Though dark be the way, with eyes of faith|
|5. They gaze on His cross above||6. As they list to His words of love||7. Rest, rest to the weary, peace, peace in the soul|
|8. O lay down thy burden. O, come unto Me||9. They hear the voice of the King||10. Though life may be dreary earth is not thy goal|
|The King of Love my Shepherd is.|
|A set of 6 slides made by York & Son, England, after the hymn of the same name by Henry Baker. This set is part of a series 'Illustrated hymns' , number 146.|
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Last update: 14-11-2021.