Tuesday, June 16, 2015

Longfellow Square, June 2015

Passing through Longfellow Square on a recent evening. Per the Public Art Committee's website, "Portland-born sculptor Franklin Simmons, one of the nineteenth century’s leading sculptors, created it in his Rome, Italy studio and it was dedicated September 29, 1888."

Longfellow Square and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Statue in Portland, Maine Congress and State Streets in June 2015. Photo by Corey Templeton.