Powder Horn: John Truman (FW-33), with a Vignette View of the Harbor of Oswego, New York, on Lake Ontario
Watercolor, graphite, brown ink, black ink and wash, and gouache with selective glazing on paper
Signed and inscribed at lower left below powder horn in brown ink: "Rufus A. Grider June 28. 1889."; signed and inscribed at center inside vignette: "RA Grider / 1889."; inscribed at upper center above vignette in black ink: "LAKE ONTARIO"; inscribed and signed below landscape vignette in brown ink: "View of the harbor at OSWEGO N.Y. / sketched Aug. 21.1889. by Rufus A. Grider. / No. 1 the U.S. Fort. No. 2 Nine Mile point / No. 3 Deposits of Lumber. No. 5 Light house & / Life saving station"; in
Harbor of Oswego N.Y. Military.
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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