Print of 1839 portrait of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Contributed by Longfellow National Historic Site


This copy print of an original 1839 crayon portrait of young Longfellow by Wilhelm Hendrik Franquinet was used as an illustration in The Letters of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, by Andrew Hilen, Vol II: 1837-43, Plate I. Publisher: Cambridge: Belknap Press.

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About This Item

  • Title: Print of 1839 portrait of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  • Creator: Franquinet, Wilhelm Hendrik
  • Creation Date: 1966
  • Subject Date: 1839
  • Town: Cambridge
  • County: Middlesex
  • State: MA
  • Media: ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 13.7 cm x 11.5 cm
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Longfellow National Historic Site
105 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 876-4491

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