Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Letters from Under a Bridge and Poems

Author:
Nathaniel Parker Willis (American, Portland, Maine 1806–1867 Cornwall, New York)
Sitter:
Nathaniel Parker Willis (American, Portland, Maine 1806–1867 Cornwall, New York)
Draftsman:
Willis portrait after Samuel Laurence (British, Guildford, Surrey 1812–1884 London)
Engraver:
Willis portrait engraved by Frederick Christian Lewis, Senior (British, London 1779–1856 Enfield, Middlesex)
Illustrator:
William Henry Bartlett (British, London 1809–1854 at sea)
Engraver:
Robert William Wallis (British, London 1794–1878 Hove, Sussex)
Engraver:
Charles Cousen (British, Horton, Bradford 1815–1889 Weston-super-Mare)
Engraver:
H. Griffiths (British, active mid-19th century)
Engraver:
Samuel Lacey (British, 1787–1859)
Engraver:
G. K. Richardson (British, active mid-19th century)
Engraver:
John Giles (British, 1810–1880)
Engraver:
John Carr Armytage (British, London 1802–1897)
Dedicatee:
Jane Porter (British, baptized Durham 1776–1850 Bristol)
Publisher:
George Virtue (London)
Printer:
Joseph Rickerby (London)
Date:
1840
Medium:
Illustrations: engraving
Dimensions:
9 5/16 x 7 5/8 x 1 in. (23.7 x 19.4 x 2.5 cm)
Classification:
Books
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1968
Accession Number:
68.618.15
Not on view
Inscription: On front flyleaf recto: W. S. Fenollosa / March 1878 [19th century music composer]; on first leaf recto: Mary Silsbee from - / John & Rebecca - Jan. 1st 1841 -
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