Generations Have Used DuPont Powder
Maker and Role
Edmund Osthaus (b.1858, d.1928), Artist
Oil on canvas
35 5/8 x 20 1/2" (90.5 x 52.1cm)
DuPont Advertising Artwork: Reproduced on the 1903 DuPont calendar to promote gunpowder for hunting. Also on tin as a poster or sign which was marked "DuPont" for a customer giveaway. Osthaus sometimes liked to put himself in his paintings. Here, he is the grandfather showing his grandson how to hunt.
DuPont Museum Collection
Currently on Display