Powder Horn: Peter Van Loo (FW-211), Two Sides Depicted, with a Vignette Scene of the Upper Fort of Schoharie, New York
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and gold, copper, silver, and blue metallic pigment with selective glazing on beige paper
Overall: 12 x 15 1/8 in. ( 30.5 x 38.4 cm )
inscriptions: Signed center bottom: Rufus A. Grider Canajoharie N.Y. 1896
Signed and inscribed at lower left beside horn in brown ink: "Rufus A. Grider Canajoharie N.Y. 1896."; at right of center: "The PETER VAN LOO Pr. horn.", followed by a brief history of the horn; at lower center below vignette: "The UPPER FORT of SCHOHARIE..."
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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