Powder Horn: Ensign John Litch (FW-85), with Carving Unfurled, and Landscape Vignettes of Ticonderoga Village and the "Old Fort" at Canajoharie, New York
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and gold and copper metallic pigment with selective glazing and a collaged print on beige paper
Overall: 12 9/16 x 14 9/16 in. ( 31.9 x 37 cm )
inscriptions: Signed bottom: RA Grider 1887
Signed and inscribed at lower center below powder horn in brown ink: "RA Grider 1887."; inscribed at lower right under print: " 'OLD FORT' at Canajoharie..."; inscribed at middle right: "The / JOHN LITCH...", followed by a brief history of the horn; inscribed and signed at upper center
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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