inscription: lower right: "AEtatis. Sua / 26 / 1721"
Maria Van Alen was the daughter of William and Marietje (Van Patten) Van Alen, and the granddaughter of Peter Van Alen, who owned a large tract of land at Kinderhook which he sold to Thomas Van Alstyne's father. She married Thomas Van Alstyne in 1718.
Gift of Brigadier General and Mrs. John Ross Delafield
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