- Pickersgill, Frederick Richard
- Wood engraving
- Linton, William James
- Portrait (taller)
- University of California Libraries, the Internet Archive
- The poetical works of Edgar Allan Poe
- Poe, Edgar Allan
- New York: J.S. Redfield, 1858
- Open Library:
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A young woman is sitting in an armchair with a book on her lap and leaning her head on a pillow placed against the wall at her side. She looks like she’s sleeping, although the butterfly above her head suggests her departing soul.
Keywords: 1850s, 19th century, black & white, book, death, sleeping