Uniforms of the American Revolution: Officer, Sergeant, Trooper, Infantry, and Trumpeter, Field Yager Corps of Hesse-Cassel, 1776-83

Object Number: 
1923.162
Date: 
c. 1912
Medium: 
Watercolor, gouache, black ink, and graphite on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 7 3/4 x 9 5/8 in. ( 19.7 x 24.4 cm ) mat: 14 1/4 x 19 1/4 in. ( 36.2 x 48.9 cm )
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed with extensive color and style annotations in brown ink; with detail sketch of sword hilt; verso inscribed at center in graphite: "Yager Corps"
Gallery Label: 
This unpublished painting shows details of uniform dress of an officer, sergeant, trooper, infantryman, and trumpeter.
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