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Scenes from the American Revolution: Panoramic Study for "Yorktown Pageant"; verso: Study of same

Object Number: 
1923.131ab
Date: 
1908
Medium: 
Watercolor, gouache, black ink, and graphite on two Bristol boards bound together with cloth tape
Dimensions: 
Overall: 11 1/4 x 36 in. ( 28.6 x 91.4 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: upper left: "Chas. M. Lefferts 1908"
Inscriptions: 
Sheet 'a' signed and inscribed at upper left in black ink: "Chas. M. Lefferts / 1918"; verso of sheet 'b' signed and inscribed at upper left: "Chas. M. Lefferts / 1918"; both sides have extensive annotations in brown and black ink and graphite
Description: 
History
Gallery Label: 
This shows the details of military dress and the movement of troops for the ceremony of Cornwallis's surrender, October 1781.
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