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HOUDON, Jean-Antoine

Versailles, Yvelines 1741 - Paris 1828

Benjamin Franklin

Benjamin Franklin

1778

plaster

bust

Dimensions (HxWxD): 22 34 x 14 34 x 11 12 in.

right shoulder: Houdon f. 1778

Acc. No.: 32:1935

Credit Line: Museum purchase

Photo credit: Saint Louis Art Museum

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Provenance

  • 1935, Museum purchase

Bibliography

  • 1975 Arnason
    H.H. Arnason, The Sculptures of Houdon, New York, Oxford University Press, 1975, p. 54