- Our National Defences
- ca. 1860
- Watercolor and pen and brown ink on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 7 1/8 × 9 3/4 inches (18.1 × 24.8 cm)
Inscribed in pen and brown ink, lower center: "OUR NATIONAL DEFENCES. | Diana 'Well Alfred, I suppose you've made up your mind to Join a Rifle Corps - Eh? | Alfred 'Why no, You see I'm more in the Riding way. Now if the will get up some Volunteer Cavalry, why I'll | find a man and a Horse!"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
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