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Photo, Print, Drawing Fanny Hensel, geb. Mendelssohn Bartholdy Title on digital file: Hensel, Fanny Mendelssohn

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  • Fanny Hensel, geb. Mendelssohn Bartholdy

Other Title

  • Title on digital file: Hensel, Fanny Mendelssohn


  • Print shows portrait of Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel, sister of Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy.


  • Mendel, Edward, 1827-1884
  • Hensel, Wilhelm, 1794-1861
  • Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847
  • Library of Congress. Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation

Created / Published

  • 1847.


  • -  Hensel, Fanny Mendelssohn,--1805-1847--Portraits
  • -  Women composers--Germany


  • Prints--German--1840-1850


  • -  Forms part of the Mendelssohn Collection (Box 25, Folder 13), a subset of the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection.
  • -  Title written in pencil.
  • -  Finding aid available in the Library of Congress Performing Arts Reading Room and on the Internet.


  • 1 print.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • ML30.8j


  • Library of Congress Music Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2009537803

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Chicago citation style:

Mendel, Edward, Wilhelm Hensel, Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, and Library Of Congress. Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation. Fanny Hensel, geb. Mendelssohn Bartholdy. Germany, 1847. Photograph.

APA citation style:

Mendel, E., Hensel, W., Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, F. & Library Of Congress. Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation. (1847) Fanny Hensel, geb. Mendelssohn Bartholdy. Germany, 1847. [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Mendel, Edward, et al. Fanny Hensel, geb. Mendelssohn Bartholdy. Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.