Powder Horn: Samuel Green (R-72), with a Vignette View of Lake George and the Former Site of Fort William Henry, New York
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, and green metallic pigment with selective glazing on beige paper
Overall: 11 1/4 x 14 in. ( 28.6 x 35.6 cm )
inscriptions: Signed bottom left: Rufus A. Grider Aug.14, 1889.
Signed and inscribed at lower left below horn in brown ink: "Rufus A. Grider Aug. 14 1889."; inscribed at center below vignette in black ink: "View of LAKE GEORGE -- Fort Wm. Henry stood on the left..."; at lower right: "The SAMUEL GREEN", followed by a brief history of the horn
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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