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Caffieri/Profile of Benjamin Franklin

Right profile of Franklin wearing a coat with covered buttons. Scene of a Revolutionary War battle below profile.

Engraving by Robert Pollard (1755-1838), possibly after a 1778 medallion done by the Manufacture Nationale de Sevres; hair and face possibly inspired by 1777 Jean JacquesCaffieri (1725-1792) bust of Franklin.

ID: 2003-00124
Franklin, Benjamin

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Print; LENGTH: 5.5 x 8.75 in. ; QUANTITY: 1

Topics: History of Science

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