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Miniature Portrait of Benjamin Franklin

1942.1609 (RS115001)

Description

Framed portait of Benjamin Franklin shown in a bust-length, three-quarter view. Franklin is wearing a teal blue coat, light green vest, and wire-rimmed glasses. Rectangular frame.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1874
Associated Building
Original to Beauport, Sleeper-McCann House (Gloucester, Mass.).
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
miniatures (paintings)
Picture
portraits
People and organizations
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
Dimensions
5.75 x 4.875 x 0.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.1609
Credit Line
Gift of Constance McCann Betts, Helena Woolworth Guest and Frasier W. McCann
GUSN
58984

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