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Chamberlin/Portrait of Benjamin Franklin

Franklin seated in chair, resting his left hand on desk, holding papers, and with a feather quill in his right hand. An arrangement of rods and bells behind chair; an electrical storm shown through the window in background.

Engraving after a 1762 painting by Mason Chamberlin.

William Darton, London, 1822.

ID: 2003-00188
Franklin, Benjamin

Creation Jan. 1, 1822

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

Topics: History of Science

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