Uniforms of the American Revolution: Brunswick Artillery and Prussian Menzel Artillery

Object Number: 
1923.160
Date: 
c. 1912
Medium: 
Watercolor, gouache, black ink, and graphite on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 1/4 x 8 in. ( 21 x 20.3 cm ) mat: 19 1/4 x 14 1/4 in. ( 48.9 x 36.2 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: : "[notations of details of dress]"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed with extensive color and style annotations in graphite, brown and black ink, with 4 detail sketches; inscribed at middle right in brown ink: "From contemporary colored prints / in 'Memoirs of / Reidesel', N.Y.P.L."
Description: 
Military
Gallery Label: 
This unpublished watercolor shows details of uniform dress with diagrams and notations.
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