Portrait of Benjamin Franklin

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Portrait of Benjamin Franklin

1787

mezzotint

sheet: 8 1/2 x 11 in. (21.59 x 27.94 cm)

Charles Willson Peale
(Chester, MD, USA, 1741 - 1827, Philadelphia, PA, USA)

CULTURE OR GROUP:

American

OBJECT NAME:

mezzotints (prints)

MARKS:

C.W. Peale Pinxt. et Fecit. 1787 at bottom of oval bearing the portrait - "His excellency B. Franklin L.L.D., F.R.S., President of Pennsylvania and late Minister of the United States of America at the court of France" engraved around oval of portrait



CREDIT LINE:

Museum Acquisition

OBJECT NUMBER:

1966-17-1

IMAGE USE:

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DIMENSIONS

  • sheet, sheet: 8 1/2 x 11 in. (21.59 x 27.94 cm)

PORTFOLIO LIST

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