Bishop Benjamin T. Onderdonk (1791-1861)

Object Number: 
1953.71
Date: 
ca. 1830-1833
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 34 x 27 in. ( 86.4 x 68.6 cm )
Gallery Label: 
A native of New York, Onderdonk graduated from Columbia College in 1809, went on to study theology, and was ordained a priest in 1815. He served at Trinity Church in New York, the spire of which is visible in this painting. The Society owns many of his papers.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Henry Selden Weller
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group