Gentle Jesus, Meek and Mild

(with scroll reading 'Jesus said suffer little children')

Reference Number:- Darby Number:- Godden Number:-
sb 820  199 516
 

 
 
Bookmark with words on scroll, image of little boy knelt in prayer and central words
the image of this bookmark kindly donated
by Georg Hartong, The Netherlands
Words:
[scroll with words:]

 JESUS SAID,
 SUFFER LITTLE CHILDREN
 TO COME UNTO ME, AND FORBID
 THEM NOT; FOR OF SUCH IS
 THE KINGDOM OF
 HEAVEN

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

image of little boy
knelt on a red cushion,
hands held in prayer

 
 
 
 

GENTLE JESUS, MEEK AND MILD,
LOOK UPON A LITTLE CHILD.
PITY MY SIMPLICITY,
SUFFER ME, TO COME TO THEE.

Size of Silk:
cm long by cm wide
Alternative back-ground colours:
 
Comments:
Signed "T STEVENS COVENTRY" on reverse at pointed end

This design was registered on 5 January 1863

Stevens logo and diamond registration mark on the reverse pointed end of this bookmark
Stevens logo and diamond registration mark on the reverse pointed end of this bookmark

The picture of the little boy is based upon the painting, " Little Samuel " by Sir Joshua Reynolds.
In the Stevens sales advertising literature, this bookmark is referred to as LITTLE SAMUEL.

 



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