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HOUDON, Jean-Antoine

Versailles, Yvelines 1741 - Paris 1828

Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

plaster

bust

Dimensions (HxWxD): H. 23.5 in.

Acc. No.: MSA SC 4680-20-0030

Credit Line: Collection of the Maryland State Archives

Photo credit: Collection of the Maryland Commission on Artistic Property of the Maryland State Archives

© Artist : public domain


Provenance

  • formerly in the Peabody Institute Art Collection, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore
  • 1996, Peabody Art Collection acquired by the State of Maryland and adminstrated by the Maryland Commission on Artistic Property, Maryland State Archives

Bibliography

  • Peabody Art Collection website, June 13, 2013