Uniforms of British and Loyalist Troops Serving at Stony Point, New York, in 1779, American Revolution: Battalion Soldier, 63rd Regiment of Foot, Summer Dress

Object Number: 
1957.266
Date: 
1938
Medium: 
Watercolor, black ink and wash, gouache, and graphite on board
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 x 9 1/4 in. ( 30.5 x 23.5 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: on the lower right: "A.R. Cattley/1938"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower right in brown watercolor: "A. R. Cattley / 1938"; verso inscribed at upper left in black ink: "63rd Regiment of Foot. / (Raised 1758)"; followed by a long inscription with regimental history and color annotations; at lower right: "Picture shows a Battalion / soldier of c.1779. / (in summer field dress)"
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Dr. LeRoy E. Kimball
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group