Description: ANTIQUE 1886 Harper's Weekly Illustration, suitable for framing with or without an autograph, of noted Christian Reformers & Evangelists Dwight L. Moody & Ira D. Sankey. It is interior page of the March 20, 1886 Issue of Harper's Weekly. The Moody & Sankey portraits fill the approximately 40% of the upper part of the page, while the residence & birthplace Of Moody fill approximately the lower 40% of the page. The verso of the page gives a text account of their rapid rise & progress in preaching & especially their success with young people. This text ends in the space between the illustrations. They were, in their time, the "Billy Graham" crusaders of Evangelism. The Portraits are Titled: "DWIGHT L MOODY" & "IRA D. SANKEY". The portrait images measure approximately 6 inches high X 4 inches wide plus borders. The other two illustrations are approximately 5 inches high X 4 inches wide plus borders.
Left edge shows removal marks from the Harper's volume it came from, while the other edges show light edge wear. All defects will be covered by the mat when framed. Paper is lightly age toned but not brittle. Overall the piece is Good plus Condition.
Dwight Lyman Moody (1837-1899), was an American evangelist and publisher connected with the Holiness Movement, who founded the Moody Church, Northfield School, Mount Hermon School, Moody Bible Institute, & Moody Publishers. Ira David Sankey (1840-1908), known as "The Sweet Singer Of Methodism", was an American Gospel Singer, Composer, evangelist & long, associated with evangelist Dwight L. Moody.
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Condition Report: Good Plus Condition
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