Uniforms of the American Revolution: Three Views of the Brunswick Field Yager Corps Uniform; verso: uniform details

Object Number: 
1923.159
Date: 
c. 1912
Medium: 
Graphite and watercolor on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 3/4 x 9 1/2 in. ( 19.7 x 24.1 cm ) mat: 14 1/4 x 19 1/4 in. ( 36.2 x 48.9 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: recto and verso: "[details of dress]"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed with extensive color and style annotations in graphite; verso inscribed at upper left in brown ink: "Notes from 'Memiors of Reidesel' NYP.L. / Brunswick Jager"; with extensive annotations in brown ink
Description: 
Military
Gallery Label: 
This unpublished picture consists of rough pencil sketches of an officer and privates with hand-written notes on uniform dress. Additional notations on the Brunswick Yagers from Riedesel's memoirs are on the reverse.
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