"Without hesitation we pronounce this to be the best and highest finished portrait by the same pencil. It bids defiance to cen- sure from the most scrupulous critic." [P. 301; Gottesman adds in footnote:] "The Worcester museum has a print of the Benjamin Franklin portrait by Savage." [P. 301.]
New-York, April 6, 1802. Columbian Gallery. At the Pantheon, No. 80, Greenwich-Street, near the Battery.