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Slide set: Abide with me (song: Riley Brothers, 5 slides, 1892)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
Contrast picture -- Darkness and light
Slide 2
Old man and child looking on ruined abbey
Slide 3
Angel guiding traveller
Slide 4
Martyred girl at the stake
Slide 5
Heaven and Earth -- Angels descending
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1892-1914 (item ref. 497)

in stock of North of England Temperance League,  1906 (item ref. 111)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Related slide sets

contained in Sermons on the Pilgrim's progress: fourth sermon (religious: Riley Brothers, 20 slides, 1895)

see generic title Abide with me (generic set title – 10 different versions are known)


The image style looks similar to the work of Nannie Preston, but there are no signatures on the images or attributions on the Riley catalogue.


5 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000812

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 29 March 2024

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