This painting was presented to Longfellow by Albert Bierstadt at a dinner at the Langham Hotel in London that Bierstadt hosted in Longfellow's honor on July 9, 1868.
About This Item
- Title: Departure of Hiawatha, ca. 1868
- Creator: Bierstadt, Albert
- Creation Date: circa 1868
- Subject Date: circa 1868
- Town: London
- Media: Oil on paper
- Dimensions: 26 cm x 31.7 cm
- Local Code: LONG 4138
- Object Type: Image
Cross Reference Searches
Standardized Subject Headings
- Hiawatha, 15th cent.--Paintings
- Indians of North America
- Iroquois Indians
- Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882--Associated objects
- Sunrises & sunsets
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