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Duplessis-Valade/Portrait of Benjamin Franklin

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

Photograph of a ca. 1785 oil painting, probably by French portrait painter Jean Valade (1709-1787) [and originally owned by Thomas Jefferson], after a 1778 painting by Joseph Siffred Duplessis (1751-1831).

Photographed in Berlin.


ID: 2003-00174
Franklin, Benjamin

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Print; LENGTH: 12.75 x 17 in. ; QUANTITY: 1

Topics: History of Science

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