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Photograph Description: B. Franklin of Philadelphia - L.L.D. F.R.S. B. Wilson pinxt. ; Js McArdell fecit. Creator(s): McArdell, James, ca. 1729-1765, engraver Related Names: Wilson, Benjamin, 1721-1788 , artist Date Created Published: 1761. Summary: Benjamin Franklin, half-length portrait, standing, facing slightly left, he holds a book 'Electric Expts', scientific instruments are to his left, and in the background lightning strikes a village. Notes: Title from item. Gardiner Greene Hubbard Collection . Published in: The American Revolution in drawings and prints; a checklist of 1765-1790 graphics in the Library of Congress Compiled by Donald H. Cresswell, with a foreword by Sinclair H. Hitchings. Washington : For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off., 1975, no. 57. Subjects: Franklin, Benjamin,--1706-1790. Mezzotints--1760-1770. Portrait prints--1760-1770.