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Philip W. Engs (1790-1875)

Object Number: 
ca. 1815-1820
Oil on wood panel
Overall: 27 3/4 x 22 1/4 in. ( 70.5 x 56.5 cm )
Gallery Label: 
Engs was a merchant and an assistant alderman in New York. He was also assistant engineer of the New York Volunteer Fire Department and president of the Exempt Fireman's Association. His portrait was a gift to the Society from his grandson.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Henry A. Bostwick
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group