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Duplessis-Valade/Portrait of Benjamin Franklin

Portrait of Franklin, in three-quarter right profile, dressed in a coat with fur collar. Below portrait, a scene depicting the the Founding Fathers at the signing of the Declaration of Independence.

Engraving by W. J. Edwards, after a ca. 1785 oil painting, probably by French portrait painter Jean Valade (1709-1787), which is after a 1778 painting by Joseph Siffred Duplessis (1751-1831).

ID: 2003-00158
Franklin, Benjamin

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Print; LENGTH: 6.25 x 9.75 in. ; QUANTITY: 1

Topics: History of Science

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