Portrait of Benjamin Franklin (Martin or Savage copy), before 1916
No Image Available
  • Overview
  • Description
  • Further Information
Oil on canvas; H. 21 in. (53.3 cm), W. 15 1/2 in. (39.4 cm)
Formerly the property of Mrs. George A. Plimpton, Current owner unknown
The painting appears to be a replica of the portrait of Franklin by West based on David Martin's. Sellers could account for this version no more recently than 1930; it may have been a copy of a copy.
postmaster@benfranklin300.org Terms of Use Credits