Lowell, James Russell
Signed album page, 3,75 x 2,5 inch, Elmwood, 19.12.1874, signed and dated in black ink "Yours very truly - J. R. Lowell - Elmwood, 19th Dec., 1874", attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with a photograph, shows James Russell Lowell in a head and shoulders portrait (altogether 8,25 x 11,75 inch), in very fine condition. Comes from an autograph album from representative John Ganson (1818-1874); thence by descent to Charles F. Ganson; thence by descent to Mabel Ganson Dodge Luhan; thence by descent to John Ganson Evans; thence by descent to Spencer Evans; thence by descent to the last owner.
|Profession||American Romantic poet, critic, editor, and diplomat - he is associated with the Fireside Poets, a group of New England writers who were among the first American poets that rivaled the popularity of British poets|
|Year of birth||1819|
|year of death||1891|
|Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm)||3,75 x 2,5 (altogether 8,25 x 11,75 inch)|
|Type of Autograph||cards / album pages|