Antiques Roadshow

Appraisal: Benjamin Greenleaf Portraits, ca. 1810

Clip: Special | 3m 13s | Video has closed captioning.

Check out Wesley Cowan's appraisal of Benjamin Greenleaf portraits, ca. 1810 in Newport, Part 1.

Aired: 01/17/20

Rating: TV-G

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