Powder Horn: Nathan Garnsey (FW-183), with Carving Unfurled, and Two Landscape Vignettes of the Ruins of Fort Ticonderoga, New York
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Overall: 10 7/8 x 13 3/4 in. ( 27.6 x 34.9 cm )
inscriptions: Signed center left: Sketched July 11th 1887/ by RA Grider. Center left: RA Grider Feb.22, '89
Signed and inscribed at middle left beside powder horn in brown ink: "RA Grider / Feb. 22. 89."; inscribed at middle right: "The GARNSEY.", followed by a brief history of the horn; at lower right below vignette: "RUINS of FORT TICONDEROGA..."; at upper left below vignette: "Near view of / FT. TICONDEROGA..."
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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