Copper plate print, circa 1770. American Stoves On The Improved Construction. Five views of Benjamin Franklin's famous stoves. 10 3/4 x 8 1/2. First examples of contemporary views of the famous inventions of Ben Franklin. Imprint, by James Sharp, Leadenhall Street, [London]. Light age toning and wear, with some light bleeding from having another print layed on top of this one. Ex- Frank Kravic Collection, one of the authors of the "Collector's Illustrated Encyclopedia of the American Revolution." Interesting imprint related to one of our most famous founding fathers.