Powder Horn: Johan Christian Schel (FW-42), with a Vignette View near Herkimer, New York

Powder Horn: Johan Christian Schel (FW-42), with a Vignette View near Herkimer, New York
Powder Horn: Johan Christian Schel (FW-42), with a Vignette View near Herkimer, New York
Title
Powder Horn: Johan Christian Schel (FW-42), with a Vignette View near Herkimer, New York
Date 
1888
Medium 
Watercolor, brown and black ink and wash, graphite, and gouache, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 11 x 13 1/4 in. ( 27.9 x 33.7 cm )
Description 
Military
Credit Line 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Object Number 
1907.36.41
Marks 
inscriptions: Inscribed bottom center: R A Grider. Center right bottom: Sketchd June 2d / 1888 by RA Grider
Inscriptions 
Inscribed and signed at lower left below powder horn in brown ink: "The JOHAN CHRISTIAN SCHEL", followed by a brief history of the horn and: "RA Grider"; inscribed and signed at lower center inside vignette: "sketched June 2d / 1888 by RA. Grider"; verso has extensive historical annotation in graphite
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group