Powder Horn: Reuben Hoar (FW-162), with a Landscape Vignette of the Park at Dearfield, Massachussetts
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Overall: 11 1/8 x 14 3/8 in. ( 28.3 x 36.5 cm )
inscriptions: Signed top center: Rufus A. Grider July 21 1890 Bottom left: rufus A. Grider of Canajoharie.
Signed and inscribed at lower left in brown ink: "Rufus A Grider of Canajoharie N.Y. Augt. 1890."; inscribed at lower left: "The REUBEN HOAR…", followed by a brief history of the horn; at center below landscape vignette: "View of the PARK at Deerfield Mass…."
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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