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Cochin/Portrait of Benjamin Franklin

Franklin in three-quarter view, showing the left side of his face, wearing a fur hat and spectacles.

Engraving done by L. A. Claessens after a drawing done in 1777 by Charles Nicolas Cochin (1715-1790). [Note: Original Cochin drawing shows right side profile, not left.]

ID: 2003-00152
Franklin, Benjamin

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Print; LENGTH: 5 x 8.25 in. ; QUANTITY: 1

Topics: History of Science

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