Christopher Heiser (1794-1857)
Oil on canvas
Overall: 16 x 13 in. ( 40.6 x 33 cm )
In partnership with Philip French, the subject was lessee and proprietor of Castle Garden in New York from 1842 to 1854. It was during this period that Swedish soprano Jenny Lind made her American debut there.
Gift of Frederick I. Lockman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.