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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, ca. 1842

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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, ca. 1842 / Maine Historical Society

A lithograph signed 'Franquinet' and dated 1842 extended the original bust-length view of Longfellow to more-or-less full figure, inventing arms, legs, and a chair.

The signature suggests that Wilhelm Hendrik Franquinet himself drew this widely distributed print for the May 1843, issue of <em>Graham's Magazine</em>."


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