Copy print of small sketch of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow by Seth Wells Cheney, 1844.
Cheney originally drew the sketch for Graham's Magazine, but the publication instead used a Longfellow portrait by Franquinet.
This image appeared as the frontispiece of Vol. VII of the Craigie Edition of the eleven-volume workThe Complete Writings of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, published by Houghton, Mifflin and Co. in 1879.
About This Item
- Title: Sketch of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1844
- Creator: Cheney, Seth Wells
- Creation Date: 1844
- Subject Date: 1843
- State: MA
- Media: chalk on paper
- Dimensions: 39.3 cm x 31.7 cm
- Local Code: LONG 2893, Neg 7.01.038
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:NPS, Longfellow House-Washington's Headquarters National Historic Site
105 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
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