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William Lintz (ca. 1815-1874)

Object Number: 
1944.265
Date: 
ca. 1845
Medium: 
Oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 36 1/4 x 29 1/4 in. ( 92.1 x 74.3 cm )
Gallery Label: 
In 1845 James Herring sent a "Portrait of a Gentleman" and a "Portrait of a Lady" to the National Academy of Design exhibition, and these were listed as owned by William Sneckner (Sneckner was the maiden name of William Lintz's wife). The Society's portraits of Mr. and Mrs. Lintz were probably these two portraits.
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