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anonymous: Benjamin Franklin  wikidata:Q28048087 reasonator:Q28048087 
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artist QS:P170,Q4233718,P1877,Q2286906
anonymous: Benjamin Franklin
Portrait of Benjamin Franklin
Object type painting Edit this at Wikidata
Genre portrait Edit this at Wikidata
Deutsch: Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790), nordamerikanischer Drucker, Verleger, Schriftsteller, Naturwissenschaftler, Erfinder und Staatsmann mit 79 Jahren.
English: Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790) , North American printer, publisher, writer, scientist, inventor and statesman 79 years old.
Depicted people Benjamin Franklin Edit this at Wikidata
Date 1778 Edit this at Wikidata
Medium oil on canvas Edit this at Wikidata
Dimensions Height: 71.1 cm (27.9 in) Edit this at Wikidata; Width: 57.2 cm (22.5 in) Edit this at Wikidata
dimensions QS:P2048,+71.1U174728;P2049,+57.2U174728
institution QS:P195,Q238587
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current22:45, 25 April 2017Thumbnail for version as of 22:45, 25 April 20172,403 × 2,971 (7.69 MB)~rileyCOM:OVERWRITE Reverted to version as of 17:32, 17 April 2015 (UTC)
20:09, 28 March 2017Thumbnail for version as of 20:09, 28 March 20172,403 × 2,971 (7.42 MB)Pixel8torAdjusted color to compensate for exposure, varnish yellowing, and soot pollution.
17:32, 17 April 2015Thumbnail for version as of 17:32, 17 April 20152,403 × 2,971 (7.69 MB)Hello worldnew
22:01, 25 January 2012Thumbnail for version as of 22:01, 25 January 2012393 × 478 (190 KB)MuboshguReverted to version as of 23:23, 22 June 2011 Why are we cropping a famous portrait?
13:55, 24 January 2012Thumbnail for version as of 13:55, 24 January 2012300 × 300 (69 KB)XCentristFiascoTouched up the Image and Cropped the Image to a Suitable Size to Avoid Bandwidth Problems.
23:23, 22 June 2011Thumbnail for version as of 23:23, 22 June 2011393 × 478 (190 KB)ScewingHigher Resolution from
06:24, 10 August 2007Thumbnail for version as of 06:24, 10 August 2007244 × 310 (35 KB)Raymondbigger image
14:52, 1 February 2005Thumbnail for version as of 14:52, 1 February 2005137 × 174 (6 KB)QuadellPortrait of Benjamin Franklin by Joseph Siffred Duplessis (1725-1802)

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