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Henry Schnakenberg Portrait

Henry Schnakenberg

Also Known as: Henry E. Schnakenberg, H. E. Schnakenberg, Henry Ernest Schnakenberg

Born:
New Brighton, New York 1892

Died:
Newtown, Connecticut 1970

Photo Caption:
Henry Schnakenberg, Peter A. Juley & Son Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum J0002159

Biography

Painter. He was a realist known for his renderings of New York's Central Park and other bucolic cityscapes. The tone of his paintings is detached and understated.

Joan Stahl American Artists in Photographic Portraits from the Peter A. Juley & Son Collection (Washington, D.C. and Mineola, New York: National Museum of American Art and Dover Publications, Inc., 1995)