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Wellmore, Edward (fl. 1834-1867) [Engraving of Patrick Henry]

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Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC08973.02 Author/Creator: Wellmore, Edward (fl. 1834-1867) Place Written: s.l. Type: Engraving Date: no date Pagination: 1 engraving ; 26.5 x 17 cm.

Summary of Content: Engraving of Patrick Henry by Edward Wellmore, based on the painting by James Barton Longacre.

Background Information: James Barton Longacre was an engraver for the United States Mint, also published "The National Portrait Gallery of Distinguished Americans," containing engravings of many notable Americans.
Edward Wellmore was an ...engraver who contributed to "The National portrait gallery of distinguished Americans."See More

People: Longacre, James Barton, 1794-1869
Wellmore, Edward
Henry, Patrick, 1736-1799

Historical Era: American Revolution, 1763-1783

Subjects: Revolutionary WarAmerican StatesmenArt, Music, Theater, and Film

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