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One of fifty fragments- toile
"Apostheosis of Benjamin Franklin and George Washington"
One of fifty fragments- toile "Apostheosis of Benjamin Franklin and George Washington"
Date:
ca. 1785
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Copper Plate Printed Cotton
Dimensions:
78 x 22 cm (30 11/16 x 8 11/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
Europe
Accession Number:
53810.73
Acquisition Date:
1931-09-03
Credit Line:

Gift of Mrs. Gustave Brenner

Red and white toile, showing Minerva leading Franklin and Liberty to the temple of Fame. This pattern was very popular in America, although made in England.