Poe Cottage

Henning--Poe Cottage@2x.jpg

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Title

Poe Cottage

Description

This cottage has a long history, almost entirely due to the writer Edgar Allan Poe and his wife, Virginia Clemm, occupying it at the end of their lives and in poor health. The building lay in neglect, eventually was moved, and now is preserved by the Bronx County Historical Society.

About the Artist: We haven’t located much reliable information about this artist. He exhibited at the Brooklyn Artists Gallery (1932). 38 works at National Gallery of Art as part of Index of American Design. 6 images at FAP.

Creator

Henning, Charles

Publisher

Federal Art Project

Date

1935-1940

Contributor

Cooper, Ken

Format

jpeg, 221 KB

Type

Still image

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Original Format

Photograph of oil painting

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