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
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