Text: Mary E. Phillips, “Illustration,” Edgar Allan Poe: The Man (1926), illustration, vol. I, p. 40


Engraved portrait of Dr. Samuel Arnold


From old 1790 engraving of a crayon color portrait by John Russel, R. A.



Not shown as printed by Miss Phillips, the last line on the engraving reads “Published as the [illegible] by Bellamy & Roberts, June 1, 1790.” A copy of the original engraving may be found in The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Music Division, Muller Collection. Arnold is holding a bound copy of music by Handel.


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