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Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin
Artist
Francois Denis Nee, 1732 - 1817
Copy after
Louis Carrogis De Carmontelle, 1717 - 1806
Sitter
Benjamin Franklin, 17 Jan 1706 - 17 Apr 1790
Date
1781
Type
Print
Medium
Engraving on paper
Dimensions
Image: 31 × 19.2 cm (12 3/16 × 7 9/16")
Sheet: 35.8 × 22 cm (14 1/8 × 8 11/16")
Topic
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Seating\Chair
Costume\Headgear\Hat
Nature & Environment\Clouds
Printed Material\Book
Interior\Interior with Exterior View
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table
Vehicle\Ship\Sailing ship
Benjamin Franklin: Male
Benjamin Franklin: Literature\Writer
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Congressman\Continental congressman
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial Statesman\Signer of Declaration
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Scientist
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Diplomat
Benjamin Franklin: Society and Social Change\Philanthropist
Benjamin Franklin: Science and Technology\Inventor
Benjamin Franklin: Crafts and Trades\Printer
Benjamin Franklin: Politics and Government\Government Official\Postmaster
Portrait
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Restrictions & Rights
CC0
Object number
NPG.77.218
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery