Uniforms of the American Revolution: Hessian Musketeer, Regiment Prinz Carl of Hesse-Cassel

Object Number: 
1923.155
Date: 
c. 1912
Medium: 
Watercolor, gouache, black ink, and graphite on beige paper
Dimensions: 
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 )
Marks: 
inscription: lower left: "Private, Hessian Regt. Prince Carl, 1775-83"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in brown watercolor: "Private, Hessian Regt. Prince Carl. 1775-83"; with 2 detail sketches
Description: 
Military
Gallery Label: 
This is an unpublished study of the regimental uniform details of a private soldier, 1775-83.
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