Uniforms of the American Revolution: Hessian Private, Fusileer Regiment Alt von Lossberg of Hesse-Cassel

Object Number: 
1923.158
Date: 
c. 1912
Medium: 
Watercolor, gouache, black ink, and graphite on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 5/8 x 8 in. ( 27 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 Fusileer Regt. Alt Lossberg 1775-83"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower left in brown watercolor: "Private, Hessian Fusileer Regt. Alt. Lossberg 1775-83"; with 9 detail sketches
Gallery Label: 
This is an unpublished study of a private soldier in regimental dress, 1775-1783.
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