He painted portraits of West.H. Prescott, Daniel Webster and others He belonged to the Boston Artists" Association. And exhibited with the Massachusetts Charitable Mechanic Association (1844) and the New England Art Union (1852).
Pope kept a studio in Boston"s Tremont Temple.
Around 1857 he moved to New New York He died of illness in New York in 1880.
According to one report: "Just before dying he called for his paint brush, and died holding it in his hand.".