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Bust of Benjamin Franklin

Jean-Antoine Houdon

European Art

MEDIUM Bronze bust mounted on white marble base
DATES ca. 1778
DIMENSIONS 18 7/8 x 11 3/8 x 8 5/8 in. (47.9 x 28.9 x 21.9 cm) Base: 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm)
SIGNATURE Edge of proper right shoulder: "houdonf 1778" (f partially visible)
COLLECTIONS European Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
ACCESSION NUMBER 32.690
CREDIT LINE Gift of the executors of the Estate of Colonel Michael Friedsam
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