Powder Horn: William Schoonmaker (R-3), Two Sides Depicted, with a Vignette View of the Earthworks and Lighthouse, Lake Champlain, New York
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite, with selective glazing on beige paper
Overall: 11 3/4 x 14 7/8 in. ( 29.8 x 37.8 cm )
inscriptions: Signed center left: From the horn at Albany N.Y./ Nov. 18887. Signed center bottom:R A Grider, Canajoharie N.Y.
Signed and inscribed at lower center below horn in brown ink: "RA Grider Canajoharie N.Y."; inscribed at middle left: "From the Horn at Albany N.Y. / Nov. 1887."; at lower right: "The SCHOONMAKER...RA Grider", with a brief history of the horn
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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