Piece together art from PEM's Collections! Celebrated author Nathaniel Hawthorne was born in 1804 in Salem, where his great-great-grandfather had served as a judge in the 1692 Salem Witch Trials. His novels, including The Scarlet Letter and The House of the Seven Gables, have been in nearly continuous print since the 1850s.
300 Piece Puzzle
Completed Puzzle: 12 x 16 inches
1809–1890, United States
Portrait of Nathaniel Hawthorne (detail), 1840
Oil on canvas
Salem, Massachusetts, United States
29 1/2 x 24 1/2 inches (74.93 x 62.23 cm)
Peabody Essex Museum, Gift of Professor Richard C. Manning, 1933
Courtesy of Peabody Essex Museum. Photo by Mark Sexton and Jeffrey Dykes.