Powder Horn: Seth Brooks (R-124), with Vignettes of the Crossroads near Lexington and Concord, and the Monument at Acton, Massachusetts
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Overall: 11 3/16 x 14 5/16 in. ( 28.4 x 36.4 cm )
inscriptions: Signed bottom left: RA Grider July 30, 1890
Signed and inscribed at lower left below horn in brown ink: "RA Grider July 30. 1890."; also signed inside landscape vignette; inscribed at lower right below vignette: "The MONUMENT at ACTON Mass."; at lower center: "The AMOS BARRET..."; with extensive historical annotations at upper left and center regarding Revolutionary soldiers James Hayward, Isaac Davis, and Abner Hosmer, and also Paul Revere's ride and the battle at Acton
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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