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Description The image of author, essayist, poet, Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882), "head-and-shoulders portrait, facing right".
  • Most likely a "drawing by Sam W. Rowse in the possession of Charles Eliot Norton, Esq.",
  • but—perhaps—a work "engraved and published by S.A. Schoff, 1878", from that drawing.[1]

(Schloff's "portrait of Ralph Waldo Emerson after a sketch by Samuel W. Rowse was considered one of his best."—Wikipedia:Stephen Alonzo Schoff)

Date uploaded: 15:54, 8 July 2007 (UTC)
Author Drawing: Samuel Worcester Rowse. (In the case of engraving: Stephen Alonzo Schoff, 1878.)
creator QS:P170,Q7412848
creator QS:P170,Q7608580
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In the case of engraving, "No known restrictions on publication".[1]

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  1. a b Portrait of Ralph Waldo Emerson, engraved by S.A. Schoff, Library of Congress.


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