Portrait of Benjamin Franklin (derived from Nini), ca. 1778-ca. 1820

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Oil on panel; Frame: H. 18 in. (45.8 cm), W. 14 3/4 in. (37.5); Portrait panel: H. 12 1/4 in. (31.2 cm), W. 9 in. (22.8)
David A Schorsch - Eileen M. Smiles (Woodbury, Connecticut)
The image of Franklin in the small ("cabinet" sized) portrait is derived from J.B. Nini's first medallion, dated 1777. The work appears to be in its original frame.
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