Uniforms of the American Revolution: 4th Independent Company, Maryland State Troops

Object Number: 
c. 1910
Watercolor, black ink, and graphite with touches of red gouache on beige paper
Overall: 10 1/2 x 8 in. ( 26.7 x 20.3 cm ) mat: 19 1/4 x 14 1/8 in. ( 48.9 x 35.9 cm )
Verso has attached printed label with historical background
Gallery Label: 
This is one of the original studies by Lefferts for his landmark Uniforms of the American, British, French, and German Armies in the War of the American Revolution, 1775-1783, published by the Society in 1926. The result of a lifetime of research by the artist and author, this volume was the first major published treatise on regimental uniforms of the Revolutionary war.
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