Powder Horn: The M. S. (R-76), with Vignette Views of the Mohawk River at Utica and Bloody Pond near West Point, New York
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite with selective glazing on beige paper
Overall: 11 1/2 x 13 in. ( 29.2 x 33 cm )
inscriptions: Signed center: RA Grider Aug.14, 1889
Signed and inscribed at center below vignette in brown ink: "RAGrider Aug 14. 1889"; below: "The MOHAWK at UTICA. at Cenl. R.R. Station..."; at middle right: "The M.S.", followed by a brief history of the horn; at lower right below vignette: "BLOODY POND on the HUDSON..."
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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