Contributed by Maine Historical Society
This is an engraving of a youthful Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. It is the frontispiece to Samuel Longfellow's The Life of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.
The engraving is made from a painting by Cephas Giovanni Thompson in 1840. The original painting is in the collections of Longfellow National Historic Park in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
About This Item
- Title: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1840
- Creator: Thompson, C. G.
- Creation Date: 1840
- Subject Date: 1840
- Media: paper
- Dimensions: 10 cm x 8 cm
- Local Code: Photographs--Longfellow, Henry
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x230
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