Uniforms of British and Canadian Troops Serving in Canada, War of 1812: Private, Regiment deWatteville, British Foreign Corps

Object Number: 
1935.168
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 brown watercolor: "A. R. Cattley / 1935."; verso inscribed at upper center, in William Calver's hand, in black ink: "Private Soldier of the / 'Regiment of De Wattenville" / a foreign Corps in the British Service / 1812 War"; with multiple annotations on the history of the regiment and an attached photocopy of a letter from Cattley to Calver dated January 1935.
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Purchased from Alexander R. Cattley
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group