Mrs. Peter Van Zandt (1771-1841)

Object Number: 
1945.87
Date: 
ca. 1835
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 37 1/2 x 30 3/4 in. ( 95.2 x 78.1 cm )
Gallery Label: 
Sarah Ann Janeway was the daughter of George and Auftje (Ten Eyck) Janeway of New York City. Her father, a captain in the New York militia during the Revolution, was a man of substantial wealth and was a member of the Dutch Reformed Church. The subject married Peter Van Zandt (1764-1845), a prominent New York merchant, on January 16, 1791. They had ten children and lived at 135 Greene Street, in New York.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Edward Van Zandt Lane (Grace Maria Hustace)
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Creative: Tronvig Group