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Church Weekly (Newspaper) - March 5, 1897, London, Middlesex Vol. No. 10. atj MAECH 5th, 1897. ONE SPECIAL NOTICE TO THE J J SUBSCRIBERS OF THE A Gift of Six Beautiful Engravings for our Published 7s. Arrangements have been made with the NATIONAL ART of Lancaster to publish Two more Series of Series of MURILLO'S and One Series of Sir EDWIN to present them to Subscribers of The Church at the low price of 2s. 6d. or 5s. for any to cover the cost of copyright and other After r. 2. 4LA VEIRGE AU Murillo This beautiful conception of Murillo represents the Virgin and supported by The original painting is in the Dulwich and the engraving was executed by BOBERT Published at One 4THE GOOD Murillo The touching simplicity of this great work and the homely and yet sacred nature of the feelings to which It appear almost to render any description In the foreground the clad in the simple garb of a is seen leading back to the distant fold those that have His right conferring strength and hope by its gentle rests for a moment on the head of one of the while on the left another lies worn but lifting towards the Master an trustful The boylike face of the Saviour Shepherd is turned towards and the light on that face is marvellous It is well known that Murillo made it one of the great studies of his life to fix on canvas copying them at first with the accuracy peculiar to his school from the types seen in the of his native land of Public and private galleries have many of but the face of the with its heavenly yet tender human grace is The engraving is by the late ROBERT A.R. and the style is all that could be The original picture is in the possession of Baron Mayer de Published at One 4 THE HOLY Murillo This magnificent picture is one of the chef of our National and must be well known to most of our The youthful with the Virgin seated on the and Joseph kneeling on the is represented standing on the base of a ruined the Holy Spirit is descending upon Him from where the Father is supported by This fine engraving is by A. Published at Two SECOND After 4HIGH This beautiful picture is well known to all lovers of art surrounded by all the accessories of his and was engraved by C. C. 5. Landseer It represents a staghound The original painting is in the National Published at One Landseer The painting C. Landseer Represents a and is an admirable companion picture to No. 4. is also in our National and has been beautifully engraved by C. Published at One 6. 4 DIGNITY and Dignity is represented by an old bloodhound of the Duke of Grafton's known by the name of ' and a terrier represents Both are looking out of the same The original which was bequeathed by Mr. Joseph Bell in 1859 to the National was exhibited at the British Institution in 1839. The engraving is by GEORGE Published at One these are 35 inches by 22 except No. 3, which is 35 inches by 24 These Magnificent Engravings will be sent to all readers of the Church Weekly who cut out the Coupon found below and forward it with 10s. Postal Order to the National Art 10, Lancaster as soon as possible any three for 8s. or any Single Engraving will be sent for 2s. 6d.; to cover the cost of copyright and other No Copy will be sent without the Applications must be made immediately to the National Art Some few days may elapse before orders can be but all orders will be attended to in rotation as It is particularly advisable in this case to make application at as the first copies of these works will be found to be of exceptional THE CHURCH YOUCHER for One Copy of each of the B Murillo VIERGE AU 2.-THE dOOD 3.-THE HOLY Landseer 4.-HI0H 6.-DIQNITY AND Please strike out the Titles of those not The above Coupon is printed in redemption of the promise to readers that they shall have the earliest opportunity of securing the first impressions of these beautiful The Engravings will be sent securely packed in STOUT and they will arrive in perfect order for Readers if they live in call for the IMPORTANT A Beautiful Copy of HOLMAN HUNTS GREAT of the WILL BE GIVEN AS 7K PRESENTATION 99 with FOR Ready Feb. 25, price Of this celebrated Professor Ruskin writes in Modern Painters of the I the most perfect instance of expressional purpose with technical power which the world has yet The copy to be presented with the March part of The Quiver has been produced by special arrangement and under the supervision Mr. Holman Hunt who has signified his satisfaction at the manner in which the picture has been For so Valuable a possession there is sure to be an unprecedented and all who desire to secure the Plate are advised to at once order a copy of the March Part of The Quiver Feb. 25th, price 6d.) of their usual & and all THE Memorial IN MEMORY OP THE REV. THOMAS BENSON Author of Daily AND Incumbent of St. Who Entered into 011 the 15th 1896. The Right Rev. the Lord BISHOP of The Committee of the above Memorial appeal earnestly for subscriptions on behalf of the Fund now being raised in Memory of the late Rev. Thomas B. for thirty years to his brother at S. and author of the Daily and other devotional Collecting Cards and all information will be sent on application to either of the Hon. and subscriptions may be forwarded to the Hon. St. or to the credit of the Daily Round Fund at the Metropolitan C. P. C. H. Hon. St.
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