Thomas Van Zandt (1794-1877)
Watercolor on ivory
Overall: 2 9/16 x 2 in. ( 6.5 x 5.1 cm )
signed: at right: "M .Calistzi" inscribed: on back: "Copied 1894 at Florence from an original"
The subject was born in Westchester, New York, the fourth of eleven sons of Wynant Van Zandt III and Maria Allaire (Underhill) Van Zandt (1766-1851) of New York. He lived with his wife, née Louisa Julia Underhill, daughter of Townsend Underhill, and their fourteen children in Paris, France.
Gift of Mr. R. Keith Kane
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