1885 Wood Engraving Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Portrait American Poetry PPP1

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"Henry Wadsworth Longfellow"

This is an original 1885 black and white wood engraving of the American poet, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882).

CONDITION

This 129+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Wood Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.75 x 8.5 inches; 15 x 22 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

"Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks." Plutarch. Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of wood engravings from 1885 with portraits of famous English and American poets. Which poet's poetry speaks to you?

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