Fenn, Henry (M)

b. 14 September 1837. d. 21 April 1911. Nationality: English.
Illustrator, wood engraver, and painter. Born in Richmond, Surrey. Worked as an apprentice in the Dalziel Brothers’ engraving firm. Moved to the United States in 1856/1857. Studied at the Graham Art School in Brooklyn. Married Marian Thompson in 1862. Exhibited at the American Watercolour Society. Specialized in landscapes. Contributed to *Harper’s Monthly*, Harper’s Weekly*, *Century*, and *St. Nicholas*. Illustrator of the “Picturesque America” series (and its successors “Picturesque Europe”, and “Picturesque Palestine, Sinai, and Egypt”) for *Appleton’s Journal*. Biographical information: *DLB*. (CC)

Poems associated with this person

Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
The Road that Jesus Trod. (Written between Jerusalem and Jericho) 1888 Good Words Illustrator 5502