Powder Horn: General Israel Putnam (FW-1), with Vignettes of the Tomb and a Portrait of General Putnam
Watercolor, graphite, brown and black ink, gouache, and gold metallic pigment on beige paper, with an oval portrait laid at middle right encircled by gold pigment framing line
Overall: 11 7/8 x 15 in. ( 30.2 x 38.1 cm )
inscriptions: Signed bottom right: R. A. Grider / Jan.1892
Signed and inscribed at lower right inside etiquette frame in brown ink: "R.A. Grider / Jan. 1892", following an extensive inscription transcribed from tomb and powder horn; inscribed at middle right under oval portrait: "Israel Putnam M G"
Military. Portrait and tomb of the general.
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
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