Museum Closure

The New-York Historical Society Museum & Library will be closed Thursday, May 7. Please visit our calendar for details.

Henry Jones (b. 1790)

Object Number: 
X.62
Date: 
1810
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 47 x 35 in. ( 119.4 x 88.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: on back: "Henry Jones, Height 5 feet 6 Inches Aged 20 Years. E. Ames pt 1810 S. N. York N. America"
Gallery Label: 
Jones studied law under Harmanus Bleecker of Albany, and practiced there.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group