Portrait of an Officer of the 36th Foot by James Northcote

This is the second picture of regimental significance that the Art Fund was associated with in 1979.

Details

Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
76 x 64 cm
Art Fund grant:
£462 ( Total: £1,850)
Acquired in:
1979
Vendor:
Lowndes Lodge Gallery

It provides an accurate record of the uniform of an officer of the Light Company of the 30th Foot Hereford Regiment at the time of the: Peninsular War. The 30th Foot were later renamed the Worcestershire Regiment which today has its Museum in the City Museum, Worcester.

Provenance

Miss Alice Preston.

Venue details

Worcester City Art Gallery & Museum Foregate Street, WORCESTER Worcestershire WR1 1DT 01905 25371 www.museumsworcestershire.org.uk/

Entry details

Free to all

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