Statuette of Benjamin Franklin (Suzanne), 1793

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François-Marie Suzanne (Attributed)
Terra cotta; H. 14 3/4 in.
Walters Art Museum (Baltimore, Md.), 27.499
The original of this statuette of Franklin, created shortly after his death by an artist who may have seen him, was exhibited as Number 62 in the Paris Salon of 1793 as "Francklin en pied. Terre cuit, de 14 pouces de proportion. Par Suzanne." Terms of Use Credits