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Duplessis/Portrait of Benjamin Franklin

Small portrait of Franklin, in three-quarter left profile, dressed in a coat with fur collar.

Engraving by W. T. Fry after the original 1778 oil painting by Joseph Siffred Duplessis. [Note: the original portrait shows Franklin in three-quarter right profile.]

Published by Thomas Tegg.


ID: 2003-00144
Franklin, Benjamin

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Print; LENGTH: 5.75 x 9 in. ; QUANTITY: 1

Topics: History of Science

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