Henry Augustus Glassford (1826-1900)

Object Number: 
X.175
Date: 
ca. 1880-1885
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 44 x 32 in. ( 111.8 x 81.3 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower right: "A. J. Conant"
Gallery Label: 
The subject was a lieutenant in the U.S. navy during the Civil War. He became senior vice-commander, commandery of the State of New York, and later was promoted to the rank of admiral. His portrait was a gift to the Society from his daughter.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. James P. Boyd
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group