Uniforms of the American Revolution: Hessian Musketeer, Regiment Prinz Carl of Hesse-Cassel
Watercolor, gouache, black ink, and graphite on beige paper
Overall: 10 1/2 x 8 in. ( 26.7 x 20.3 cm ) mat: 19 1/4 x 14 1/4 in. ( 48.9 x 36.2 cm )
inscription: lower left: "Private, Hessian Regt. Prince Carl, 1775-83"
Inscribed at lower left in brown watercolor: "Private, Hessian Regt. Prince Carl. 1775-83"; with 2 detail sketches
This is an unpublished study of the regimental uniform details of a private soldier, 1775-83.
Gift of the Estate of Charles MacKubin Lefferts
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