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Duplessis/Portrait of Benjamin Franklin
Large color portrait of Franklin, in three-quarter left profile, dressed in a coat with fur collar.
Engraved by F. Janinet, Paris, 1789, after the original 1778 oil painting by Joseph Siffred Duplessis (the original portrait shows Franklin in three-quarter right profile). [Note: Description on back most assuredly is not an engraving by McArdell, nor is it after B. Wilson's portrait of Franklin.]
Jan. 1, 1789
MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Print; LENGTH: 12.25 x 16 in. ; QUANTITY: 1
Topics: History of Science
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