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Scenes from the American Revolution: The Mischianza, May 18, 1778

Object Number: 
1923.119
Date: 
c. 1912
Medium: 
Gouache, watercolor, and graphite on board
Dimensions: 
Overall: 29 7/8 x 21 7/8 in. ( 75.9 x 55.6 cm ) mat: 40 x 30 in. ( 101.6 x 76.2 cm )
Description: 
History
Gallery Label: 
Lefferts's unpublished illustration depicts mounted British officers garbed as Knights of the Blended Rose and Knights of the Burning Mountain engaged in "combat" with swords on the lists laid out on the Wharton property.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Estate of Charles MacKubin Lefferts
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group