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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Francois Marie Suzanne, 1750 - 1850?  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Ceramic; Staffordshire
Dimensions:
19.5 × 9.5 × 8.5 cm (7 11/16 × 3 3/4 × 3 3/8")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
n.d.a.
Topic:
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Tricorne  Search this
Costume\Footwear\Shoes  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: American Philosophical Society
Website: www.amphilsoc.org/
Object number:
58.S.67*
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Benjamin Franklin

Attribution:
Robert Edge Pine, c. 1720 - 1788  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
69.3cm x 58cm (27 5/16" x 22 13/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1800-1850
Topic:
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Outerwear\Coat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent
Website: www.philadelphiahistory.org/
Object number:
AK-3
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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Francois Marie Suzanne, 1750 - 1850?  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Lead
Dimensions:
127cm x 55cm x 47cm (50" x 21 5/8" x 18 1/2"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1800-1850
Topic:
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent
Website: www.philadelphiahistory.org/
Object number:
PA290557
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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
David Martin, 1736/7 - 1798  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Dimensions:
76.2 × 63.5cm (30 × 25")
Type:
Painting
Place:
United States\Pennsylvania\Bucks\New Hope
Date:
early 19th Century
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Printed Material\Document  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Costume\Hair Accessory\Wig  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private collection
Object number:
PA990201
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Benjamin Franklin

Attribution:
John Vanderlyn, 1776 - 1852  Search this
Copy after:
Joseph Wright, 16 Jul 1756 - c. 11 Oct 1793  Search this
Joseph Siffred Duplessis, 22 Sep 1725 - 1 Apr 1802  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
73.7 x 61cm (29 x 24")
Type:
Painting
Date:
after 1782
Topic:
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Object number:
PC991454
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George Washington and Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Copy after:
Johann Caspar Lavater, 1741 - 1801  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Etching and engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 10.1cm x 15.9 cm (4" x 6 1/4")
Plate: 11.1cm x 17.7 cm (4 3/8" x 6 15/16")
Sheet: 12.5cm x 19 cm (4 15/16" x 7 1/2")
Type:
Print
Date:
1788
Topic:
Silhouette  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.77.78
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Exhibition:
America's Presidents (Reinstallation September 2017)
On View:
NPG, South Gallery 240
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.77.78

Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Giuseppe Iardella, ? - about 1831  Search this
Other attribution:
Giuseppe Ceracchi, 4 Jul 1751 - 31 Jan 1801  Search this
Former attribution:
Jean Jacques Caffieri, 25 Apr 1725 - 21 Jun 1792  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
62cm x 56cm x 38cm (24 7/16" x 22 1/16" x 14 15/16"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1775-1790
Topic:
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Object number:
1811.1 PAFA
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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Charles Willson Peale, 15 Apr 1741 - 22 Feb 1827  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
58.4cm x 48.2cm (23" x 19"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
1785
Topic:
None  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Object number:
1912.14.2 PAFA
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Benjamin Franklin

Attribution:
Joseph Wright, 16 Jul 1756 - c. 11 Oct 1793  Search this
Copy after:
Joseph Siffred Duplessis, 22 Sep 1725 - 1 Apr 1802  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
78.7cm x 66cm (31" x 26"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
after 1782
Topic:
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Object number:
1912.14.6 PAFA
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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
David Martin, 1736/7 - 1798  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
125.7cm x 100.3cm (49 1/2" x 39 1/2"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1767-1795
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair  Search this
Printed Material\Book  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Eyeglasses  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Object number:
1943.16.1 PAFA
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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Isaac Broome, 1835 - 1922  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
55.9cm x 33.3cm x 35.6cm (22" x 13 1/8" x 14"), Accurate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1857 - 1858
Topic:
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Object number:
1944.16 PAFA
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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
19.7cm (7 3/4"), Estimate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
19th Century
Topic:
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Object number:
1944.32 PAFA
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Benjamin Franklin

Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Charles Dixon, active 1748 - 1798  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
5cm x 3.9cm (1 15/16" x 1 9/16"), Sight
Overall: 5.1 x 3.8 cm (2 x 1 1/2 in.)
Culture:
Charles Dixon: European\British\English  Search this
Type:
Painting
Date:
1757
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Turban  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Charles Dixon: Male  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Website: https://www.mfa.org/collections/search
Object number:
43.1318 MFAB
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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Other attribution:
Giuseppe Ceracchi, 4 Jul 1751 - 31 Jan 1801  Search this
Copy after:
Jean Jacques Caffieri, 25 Apr 1725 - 21 Jun 1792  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
57.1cm x 50.8cm x 34.2cm (22 1/2" x 20" x 13 7/16"), Estimate
Type:
Sculpture
Topic:
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Private Collection
Object number:
L70.97
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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Joseph Wright, 16 Jul 1756 - c. 11 Oct 1793  Search this
Copy after:
Joseph Siffred Duplessis, 22 Sep 1725 - 1 Apr 1802  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76.8 × 60.6 cm (30 1/4 × 23 7/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1782
Topic:
None  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: George Washington University
Website: www.gwu.edu/
Object number:
85.5 CGA
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An Impartial History of the War in America, Vol. 1

Artist:
Robert Pollard, 1755 - 1838  Search this
Copy after:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Sitter:
Charles Lee, 26 Jan 1731 - 2 Oct 1782  Search this
King George III of England, 1738 - 1820  Search this
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Lord Frederick North, 1732 - 1792  Search this
John Hancock, 12 Jan 1737 - 8 Oct 1793  Search this
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Sir William Howe, 1729 - 1814  Search this
Israel Putnam, 1718 - 1790  Search this
Sir Hugh Smithson Percy, 1715 - 1786  Search this
Sir Henry Clinton, 1738? - 1795  Search this
Lord George Sackville Germain, 1716 - 1785  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Image: 20.5 x 8.6cm (8 1/16 x 3 3/8")
Plate: 17.5 x 11cm (6 7/8 x 4 5/16")
Book: 21.1 x 14 x 3.6cm (8 5/16 x 5 1/2 x 1 7/16")
Culture:
Charles Lee: European\British\English  Search this
King George III of England: European\British\English  Search this
Sir Hugh Smithson Percy: European\British\English  Search this
Lord Frederick North: European\British\English  Search this
Lord George Sackville Germain: European\British\English  Search this
Sir William Howe: European\British\English  Search this
Sir Henry Clinton: European\British\English  Search this
Type:
Book
Place:
United Kingdom\England
Date:
c. 1782
Topic:
Costume\Headgear\Hat\Tricorne  Search this
Costume\Armor\Gorget  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Charles Lee: Male  Search this
Charles Lee: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
Charles Lee: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
John Hancock: Male  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
John Hancock: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
King George III of England: Male  Search this
King George III of England: Rulers and Nobility\King\England  Search this
Sir Hugh Smithson Percy: Male  Search this
Sir Hugh Smithson Percy: Politics and Government\Statesman\British  Search this
Sir Hugh Smithson Percy: Rulers and Nobility\Aristocrat\Duke  Search this
Israel Putnam: Male  Search this
Israel Putnam: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
Lord Frederick North: Male  Search this
Lord Frederick North: Politics and Government\Government Official\British  Search this
Lord Frederick North: Politics and Government\Foreign Leader\Prime Minister\Great Britain  Search this
Lord George Sackville Germain: Male  Search this
Lord George Sackville Germain: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Lord George Sackville Germain: Military\Army\Officer\British  Search this
Lord George Sackville Germain: Politics and Government\Statesman\British  Search this
Sir William Howe: Male  Search this
Sir William Howe: Military\Army\Officer\British  Search this
Sir Henry Clinton: Male  Search this
Sir Henry Clinton: Military\Army\Officer\British  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.75.28.1
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National Portrait Gallery
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edanmdm:npg_S_NPG.75.28.1

Benjamin Franklin

Title:
An Impartial History of the War in America
Artist:
Robert Pollard, 1755 - 1838  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Engraving on paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 20.5 x 12.3cm (8 1/16 x 4 13/16")
Type:
Bound Object
Place:
United Kingdom\England
Date:
c. 1782
Topic:
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
S/NPG.75.28.1.c
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Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
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How to Obtain a Patent

Artist:
James Henry Moser, 1854 - 1913  Search this
Sitter:
Elias Howe, 9 Jul 1819 - 3 Oct 1867  Search this
Alexander Graham Bell, 3 Mar 1847 - 2 Aug 1922  Search this
Thomas Alva Edison, 11 Feb 1847 - 18 Oct 1931  Search this
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Cyrus Hall McCormick, 15 Feb 1809 - 13 May 1884  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse, 27 Apr 1791 - 2 Apr 1872  Search this
Medium:
Pencil, pen, and black ink with grey watercolor and white heightening on white paper
Dimensions:
14.9 x 23cm (5 7/8 x 9 1/16")
Culture:
Alexander Graham Bell: European\British\Scottish  Search this
Type:
Drawing
Date:
1898
Topic:
Architecture\Building  Search this
Artwork\Sculpture\Statue  Search this
Thomas Alva Edison: Male  Search this
Thomas Alva Edison: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Thomas Alva Edison: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Elias Howe: Male  Search this
Elias Howe: Science and Technology\Inventor\Sewing machine  Search this
Elias Howe: Crafts and Trades\Machinist  Search this
Alexander Graham Bell: Male  Search this
Alexander Graham Bell: Education\Educator\Teacher  Search this
Alexander Graham Bell: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Alexander Graham Bell: Science and Technology\Inventor\Telephone  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Cyrus Hall McCormick: Male  Search this
Cyrus Hall McCormick: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Industrialist\Manufacturer  Search this
Cyrus Hall McCormick: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Cyrus Hall McCormick: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Cyrus Hall McCormick: Society and Social Change\Administrator\Historical Society\President  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Visual Arts\Artist  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Male  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter\Portraitist  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Communications\Journalist  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Visual Arts\Art Instructor  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Education\Founder\College  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Samuel Finley Breese Morse: Science and Technology\Inventor\Telegraph  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum, Smithsonian Institution
Website: ndm.si.edu
Object number:
1954.125.53 CHNDM
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edanmdm:npg_1954.125.53_CHNDM

Signing of the Treaty of Paris

Title:
American Peace Commissioners
Artist:
Benjamin West, 10 Oct 1738 - 11 Mar 1820  Search this
Sitter:
John Jay, 12 Dec 1745 - 17 May 1829  Search this
John Adams, 30 Oct 1735 - 4 Jul 1826  Search this
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Henry Laurens, 6 Mar 1724 - 8 Dec 1792  Search this
William Temple Franklin, 1760 - 1823  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 72.1cm x 92.4cm (28 3/8" x 36 3/8"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1783
Topic:
Printed Material\Document\Scroll  Search this
John Jay: Male  Search this
John Jay: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
John Jay: Literature\Writer  Search this
John Jay: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
John Jay: Politics and Government\Governor\New York  Search this
John Jay: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge\Justice\US Supreme Court Justice\Chief Justice of US  Search this
John Adams: Male  Search this
John Adams: Literature\Writer  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Vice-President of US  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
John Adams: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Massachusetts  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
William Temple Franklin: Male  Search this
William Temple Franklin: Communications\Publisher  Search this
William Temple Franklin: Communications\Journalist\Editor  Search this
Henry Laurens: Male  Search this
Henry Laurens: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Henry Laurens: Politics and Government\Government Official  Search this
Henry Laurens: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Henry Laurens: Military\Militia\Officer  Search this
Henry Laurens: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Planter  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Winterthur Museum
Website: www.winterthur.org/
Object number:
1957.0856
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George Washington, John Hancock, Benjamin Franklin, James Otis, and Richard Henry Lee

Attribution:
John Trumbull, 6 Jun 1756 - 10 Nov 1843  Search this
Sitter:
John Hancock, 12 Jan 1737 - 8 Oct 1793  Search this
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
James Otis, 5 Feb 1725 - 23 May 1783  Search this
Richard Henry Lee, 20 Jan 1732 - 19 Jun 1794  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on ivory
Dimensions:
4.3cm x 12.3cm (1 11/16" x 4 13/16"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1791-1793
Topic:
Miniature  Search this
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Engineer\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
James Otis: Male  Search this
James Otis: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
James Otis: Law and Law Enforcement\Judge  Search this
James Otis: Military\Militia\Officer  Search this
James Otis: Literature\Writer\Legal  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Male  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Craftsman\Printer  Search this
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
John Hancock: Male  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
John Hancock: Politics and Government\Governor\Massachusetts  Search this
John Hancock: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Richard Henry Lee: Male  Search this
Richard Henry Lee: Politics and Government\State Legislator\Virginia  Search this
Richard Henry Lee: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental  Search this
Richard Henry Lee: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration  Search this
Richard Henry Lee: Natural Resources\Agriculturist\Planter  Search this
Richard Henry Lee: Politics and Government\US Senator\Virginia  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: New Jersey Historical Society
Website: www.jerseyhistory.org/
Object number:
1973.26
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1973.26

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