Painted Portrait of Benjamin Franklin, by Joseph Siffred Duplessis

1850–60
Southworth and Hawes (American, active 1843–62)


Dimensions

Plate: 21.7 x 16.7 cm (8 9/16 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1994.129

Medium or Technique

Photograph, daguerreotype

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Photography

Classifications

Photographs

Markings

U. r.: "Christofle". Spirit of Fact #13.

Provenance

Richard Parker, Jaffrey, NH; gift to MFA May 25, 1994.

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Parker in memory of Herman Parker