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Franklin at the Court of France

Description

Rectangular black and white engraving of "Franklin at the Court of France" with numerous bewigged ladies and gentlemen surrounding. "PAINTED BY BARON JOLLY, BRUXELLES/ ENGRAVED BY W. O. GELLER, LONDON." Under glass, elaborate gesso and gilt rectangular frame. Label on rear "H Q. SMITH, 284 WASHINGTON ST., BOSTON," framers, gilders, etc.

Details

Maker
Baron Jolly, Bruxelles (Painter)
Geller, W. O. (Engraver)
Smith, H. Q. (Framer)
Date
1853
Location of origin
London, England; Boston, MA, USA
Material
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
engraving (printing process)
paper (fiber product)
Print
prints (visual works)
Stipple Engraved
Unidentified Paper
People and organizations
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
Dimensions
48.75 x 38.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.2373
GUSN
55875

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