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An Original portrait of Franklin, (painting)

Artist:
Greuse
Subject:
Franklin, Benjamin
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 100
This masterpiece of art, by the celebrated French artist, who was called the Guido of France, was painted from life for the Abbe Verri, from whose collection it came into the possession of Thomas Jefferson, after the death of whom, it became the property of the Boston Atheneum. [P. 16.]
Albany Gallery of the Fine Arts, Incorporated 1846. Catalogue of the Fourth Exhibition. 1849. Albany: Printed by Charles Van Benthuysen. 1849.
Topic:
Portrait male
Occupation--Political--Statesman
Control number:
AECI 02010098
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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