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Uniforms of British and Canadian Troops Serving in Canada, War of 1812: Private, 8th Regiment of Foot, "The King's"; verso: photo of a regimental seal laid at lower left

Object Number: 
1932.181
Date: 
1931
Medium: 
Watercolor, black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite on board
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 3/8 x 7 1/2 in. ( 26.4 x 19 cm )
Marks: 
Signed and dated: at lower right: "A. R. Cattley 1931"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower right in black wash: "A. R. Cattley / 1932"; verso inscribed at upper center in black ink: "Private Soldier of the / 8th Foot ('The King's') / (Period of the war of 1812-14)"
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Alexander R. Cattley
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group