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Powder Horn: Lodovicus Viele (FW-5), with a Vignette of Seneca Lake, New York

Object Number: 
1907.36.5
Date: 
1890
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, brown ink, gouache, and selective glazing on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/8 x 13 1/2 in. ( 28.3 x 34.3 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signed top center: RAGrider July 3, 1888. Signed bottom left: RA Grider Jany 1890
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed inside landscape vignette at upper center in brown ink: "RA. Grider July 3, 1888"; inscribed below, outside landscape vignette: "View on SENECA LAKE approaching & near WATKINS. / taken from the Steamboat. July 3d. 1888. by RA Grider."; at lower left below powder horn: "RA Grider Jany. 1890."; at lower right: "The VIELE.", followed by a brief history of the horn
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group