Edgar A. Poe; Painted by A. C. Smith; Engraved by Welch & Walter [engraved print]

Philadelphia: Welch & Walter, 1844. 1 leaf 27 x 18 cm. with steel engraving of Edgar Alan Poe. Facsimile signature of Poe is below the image. The watercolor by A. C. Smith was engraved by the Welch & Walter Engraving Co. for an 1844 issue of Graham's magazine, although it actually did not appear until the Feb. 1845 issue. Little is known about the artist, A. C. Smith, who lived in Baltimore in the 1830s and in Philadelphia in 1844. Scarce. In Very Good- Condition: 3 puncture holes along left-hand edge; discoloration along upper edge; otherwise, clean and bright. Very Good -. Item #006784

Price: $75.00

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