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Benjamin Franklin

Artist
Jean-Baptiste Nini, 1717 - 1786
Copy after
Thomas Walpole, 1755 - 1840
Sitter
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790
Date
1777
Type
Sculpture
Medium
Terra-cotta medallion
Dimensions
8.9cm (3 1/2"), Accurate
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number
NPG.66.13
Provenance
(William H. Schab, Rare Books, Manuscripts, Prints & Drawings); purchased NPG 1966
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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