Painted lantern slide depicting people bowing and praying towards a princely figure, described as 'The Prince Clothing the People'. One of a series of 12 printed lantern slides depicting the story of The Holy War, originally written in 1682 by John Bunyan.

Part of a collection of 126 slides previously located together in a wooden box. The collection contains photographic, printed and hand painted slides depicting landscapes, buildings, scientific drawings, animals and religious stories.

Description of Content

Painted image of people bowing and praying towards a central figure wearing a crown and robes, flanked by two winged figures.

Physical Description

Hand painted image on a glass plate mounted in a solid wood frame.

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