Benjamin Franklin

Item Info

Item No: pdcp00956
Title: Benjamin Franklin
Additional Title: Ben Franklin SCIENTIST
Media Type: Watercolors (Paintings)
Source: Print and Picture Collection

One of sixteen original watercolor illustrations depicting various episodes in the life of Benjamin Franklin. Commissioned to commemorate Ben Franklin's 250th birthday. Signed by the artist. Matted.

Facsimile of image used in the exhibition, Corridor of Culture: 100 Years of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Parkway Central Library West Gallery, September 2017-November 2018.

Creation Year: 1952
Creator Name: Hoffman, Bernard - Artist