Uniforms of British and Canadian Troops Serving in Canada, War of 1812: Private, Light Company, 1st. Regiment of Foot, "The Royals"

Object Number: 
1940.995
Date: 
1935
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 1935"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower right in black wash: "A. R. Cattley / 1935"; verso inscribed and signed at center in brown ink: "Private of the Light Company / of the 1st (British Regiment / of Foot) 'Royals' / (War of 1812-14) / To W. L. Calver Esqre. / With best wishes from A. R. Cattley / 20 Hillcote Avenue / Green Lane / Norbury / London, S.W.16 / England."; with a letter from W. L. Calvert attached to verso.
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. William L. Calver, from the estate of Mr. William L. Calver
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group