Van Dyke Family Acquisitions
In January 2003 the society purchased five pieces of furniture and a pair of portraits for the Amstel House. These pieces all descended through the Van Dyke family from the Johns/Stockton families.

Side Chairs
Cherry
Date: c. 1760-1780
Origin: Delaware Valley
Photograph Courtesy of Christie’s Images 2003

Dressing Table
Materials: Walnut
Date: c. 1760-1780
Origin: Delaware
Photograph Courtesy of Christie’s Images 2003

Pair of Dining Tables
Material: Mahogany
Date: c. 1750-80
Origin: Delaware Valley
Photograph Courtesy of Christie’s Images 2003

Pair of Watercolor Portraits
Materials: pen & ink, watercolor
Date: c. 1750
Origin: Anne Arundel County, Maryland

Kensey Johns, Sr. and Susannah Galloway Johns are the parents of Kensey Johns (husband of Ann Van Dyke and Chancellor of Delaware).

Photograph Courtesy of Christie’s Images 2003