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Artist
Thomas S. Sinclair, c. 1805 - 1881
Sitter
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 27 Feb 1807 - 24 Mar 1882
Henry Theodore Tuckerman, 1813 - 1871
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr., 29 Aug 1809 - 7 Oct 1894
William Gilmore Simms, 17 Apr 1806 - 11 Jun 1870
Fitz-Greene Halleck, 8 Jul 1790 - 19 Nov 1867
Nathaniel Hawthorne, 4 Jul 1804 - 19 May 1864
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 27 Feb 1807 - 24 Mar 1882
William Hickling Prescott, 4 May 1796 - 28 Jan 1859
Nathaniel Parker Willis, 20 Jan 1806 - 20 Jan 1867
Washington Irving, 3 Apr 1783 - 28 Nov 1859
James Kirke Paulding, 22 Aug 1778 - 6 Apr 1860
Ralph Waldo Emerson, 25 May 1803 - 27 Apr 1882
William Cullen Bryant, 3 Nov 1794 - 12 Jun 1878
John Pendleton Kennedy, 25 Oct 1795 - 18 Aug 1870
James Fenimore Cooper, 15 Sep 1789 - 14 Sep 1851
George Bancroft, 3 Oct 1800 - 17 Jan 1891
Date
1865
Type
Print
Medium
Lithograph on paper
Dimensions
Image: 52.5 x 76.5 cm (20 11/16 x 30 1/8")
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number
NPG.78.23
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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