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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Studio:
National Manufactory of Sevres  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Ceramic; porcelain
Dimensions:
19.3cm x 15.2cm x 10.2cm (7 5/8" x 6" x 4"), 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 congressman  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: Yale University, Franklin Collection
Object number:
CT231192
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm431311ae1-1a8c-4fc8-9b26-615c7611579f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_CT231192
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Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Studio:
National Manufactory of Sevres  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Ceramic; porcelain
Dimensions:
21.2cm x 19.3cm x 14.2cm (8 3/8" x 7 5/8" x 5 9/16"), 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 congressman  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: Yale University, Franklin Collection
Object number:
CT231193
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4b4c10091-0b9c-4bc5-9348-e02439f6a59e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_CT231193

Cup showing Portrait of Benjamin Franklin, and Saucer

Artist:
National Manufactory of Sevres  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain with enamel and gilt decoration
Dimensions:
Cup: 7.6 x 7.6cm (3 x 3"), Saucer: 15.2cm (6") diameter
Type:
Decorative Arts
Place:
France\Île-de-France\Hauts-de-Seine\Sèvres
Date:
1778
Topic:
Decorative Arts  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 congressman  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 Museum of Art
Object number:
1998-67-1a,b
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d49ea0d0-ec00-4c57-8428-c8a25d6b2ff8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1998-67-1a_b

George Washington

Attribution:
National Manufactory of Sevres  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Probably porcelain
Dimensions:
4 in. diameter
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1776-1800
Topic:
Medallion  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
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Object number:
83.2.144 MMA
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ae26d5cb-a53e-4a53-95f2-c6af1a91f0c8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_83.2.144_MMA

Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Josiah Wedgwood & Sons, active c. 1785 - present  Search this
Copy after:
National Manufactory of Sevres  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Cameo (shell)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
n.d.a.
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 congressman  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: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Object number:
NY320422
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4820a4f7d-d74d-4c47-9e7f-8e858c55ae79
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NY320422

Marquis De Lafayette

Artist:
National Manufactory of Sevres  Search this
Copy after:
Jean-Antoine Houdon, 1741 - 1828  Search this
Sitter:
Marquis de Lafayette, 6 Sep 1757 - 20 May 1834  Search this
Medium:
Ceramic; bisque
Dimensions:
75cm x 52cm x 27cm (29 1/2" x 20 1/2" x 10 5/8"), Estimate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1903
Topic:
Marquis de Lafayette: Male  Search this
Marquis de Lafayette: Military\Army\Officer  Search this
Marquis de Lafayette: Military\Army\Officer\Revolution  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University
Object number:
1943.1267
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4994a12fc-9bab-4ff5-af62-035c26d57651
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1943.1267

Abraham Lincoln

Artist:
National Manufactory of Sevres  Search this
Copy after:
Leonard Wells Volk, 1828 - 1895  Search this
Sitter:
Abraham Lincoln, 12 Feb 1809 - 15 Apr 1865  Search this
Medium:
Bisque
Dimensions:
57cm x 33.5cm x 27cm (22 7/16" x 13 3/16" x 10 5/8"), Estimate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
1909?
Topic:
Abraham Lincoln: Male  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Law and Law Enforcement\Lawyer  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Military\Soldier  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Society and Social Change\Reformer\Environmentalist  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Business and Finance\Businessperson\Merchant  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\US Congressman\Illinois  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Surveyor  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\State Senator\Illinois  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster  Search this
Abraham Lincoln: Crafts and Trades\Boat builder  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum
Object number:
IL010056
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm46b343558-6e48-491a-bcbd-683b747ccf41
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_IL010056

Benjamin Franklin

Attribution:
Josiah Wedgwood & Sons, active c. 1785 - present  Search this
Copy after:
National Manufactory of Sevres  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Wax and glass
Dimensions:
Diameter: 6.4cm (2 1/2")
Type:
Sculpture
Place:
United Kingdom\England
Date:
late 18th Century
Topic:
Cameo  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 congressman  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: The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Object number:
83.2.283 MMA
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4197ef8df-bbf2-4601-b8e7-989a5f68b0f0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_83.2.283_MMA

Portrait Relief of Benjamin Franklin

Artist:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Studio of:
National Manufactory of Sevres  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:
Hard-paste biscuit porcelain relief, mould-made, biscuit fired
Dimensions:
Height: 3.3 cm (1 5/16")
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1791-1850
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Stock  Search this
Sculpture\Relief  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 congressman  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: British Museum
Object number:
1931,1019.21.CR
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4a6193ffa-15fd-49b7-ae85-e8f5f0947375
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1931_1019.21.CR

Benjamin Franklin Cup (Gobelet "Litron")

Attribution:
Etienne-Henry Le Guay Elder, active c. 1751 - 1796  Search this
Copy after:
Unidentified Artist  Search this
Former Attribution:
Louis-Antoine Le Grand, active c. 1776 - 1817  Search this
Workshop of:
National Manufactory of Sevres  Search this
Sitter:
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790  Search this
Medium:
Grisalle, blue and gold gilding glaze on soft paste porcelain cup and saucer
Dimensions:
Cup: 7.5cm (2 15/16")
Saucer: 13.8cm (5 7/16")
Type:
Decorative Arts
Date:
c. 1779
Topic:
Equipment\Shield  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Wreath\Laurel  Search this
Symbols & Motifs\Banner  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 congressman  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: Hillwood Estate, Museum and Gardens
Object number:
24.151.1-2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4d45ce8ab-f162-4909-a241-d29591178287
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_24.151.1-2

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