Powder Horn: John Becker (R-33), Two Sides Depicted, with a Vignette Scene of Fort Frederick, Albany, New York
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and green metallic pigment with selective glazing on beige paper
Overall: 11 1/4 x 14 in. ( 28.6 x 35.6 cm )
inscriptions: Signed center left: RA Grider Aug.21, 1888
Inscribed at upper center in brown and black ink: "The JOHN BECKER.", followed by a brief history of the horn; inscribed at lower left below vignette: "View of the S.E. side of FORT FREDERICK..."; at lower right: "JOHN BECKER was a Private..."
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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