Mrs. Henry D. Sneckner (ca. 1775-1841)

Object Number: 
1944.263
Date: 
1836
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 36 1/8 x 27 7/8 in. ( 91.8 x 70.8 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: on back: "Portrait of E. Sneckner / Aged 60 / Herring / 1836"
Gallery Label: 
Elizabeth Arcularius was married to Henry D. Sneckner (ca. 1779-1832) on August 20, 1808, at St. Matthew's Lutheran Church in New York. Her husband had various occupations, including grocer, cartman, and baker. The Sneckners had four children and resided at 78 Bayard Street.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Edith A. Bagg in memory of her mother, Matilda McLean Lintz Bagg
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group