Lot 189: Pennsylvania: Benjamin Franklin

RR Auction

2015-12-18 16:59:11


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Lot 189: English cloth textile kerchief honoring Benjamin Franklin, 17.75 x 15.5, depicting "Dr. B. Franklin's Maxims or Moral Pictures of Youth, B. Franklin. L.L.D F.R.S." Mounted, matted, and framed to an overall size of 27.75 x 25.75. In very good condition, with scattered foxing and fading to image. A similar handkerchief held in the collection of the Art Institute of Chicago is identified as circa 1795. Oversized. RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 467 Wednesday, 13th January 2016 Estimate: $2000-3000
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