1885 Wood Engraving Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Portrait American Poetry PPP1


"Henry Wadsworth Longfellow"

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


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?