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Benjamin Franklin Butler

Benjamin Franklin Butler
Artist
Edward Augustus Brackett, 1818 - 1908
Sitter
Benjamin Franklin Butler, 5 Nov 1818 - 11 Jan 1893
Date
1863
Type
Sculpture
Medium
White marble
Dimensions
Object: 62.2 x 47 x 30.5cm (24 1/2 x 18 1/2 x 12")
Topic
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Male
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\Presidential Candidate
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Massachusetts
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Military\Army\Officer\Civil War\Union
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts
Benjamin Franklin Butler: Sports and Recreation\Athlete\Yachtsman
Portrait
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of the Children of Oakes and Blanche Ames
Restrictions & Rights
CC0
Object number
NPG.73.1
Provenance
Children of Oakes and Blanche Ames; gift to NPG 1973
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery