Powder Horn: Alfred S. Roe (FW-123), with Carving Unfurled, a Landscape Vignette of Fort Oswego on Lake Ontario, New York, and Seven Prints of Maps of Colonial New York Forts
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, gouache, graphite, collage and blue and copper metallic pigment, with selective glazing on beige paper
Overall: 11 1/8 x 13 1/4 in. ( 28.3 x 33.7 cm )
inscriptions: Signed bottom left: RA Grider May 14th 1888.
Signed and inscribed at lower left in brown ink below powder horn: "RA Grider May 14th 1888. / The ALFRED S. ROE horn...RA Grider", with a brief history of the horn ; inscribed at lower right below vignette: "FORT OSWEGO at LAKE ONTARIO N.Y."
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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