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Letter to Suwa Daishin, Officer of the Shogun

The letter, composed in formal Chinese, is brushed in a brusque but crisp, elegant, and legible style appropriate for correspondence between men of high social status. The Rinzai Zen monk’s handwritten seal (ka... more

Gorget for an Officer of the South Carolina Infantry Regiment

The engraving on this gorget incorporates the state of South Carolina's coat of arms, which was adopted in 1777.

Portrait of a Military Officer

This portrait is based on a prototype by Rigaud showing the comte d'Évreux as a young man that was painted in about 1703. Hyacinthe Rigaud (French, Perpignan 1659–1743 Paris)

Study for a Portrait of an Officer and His Wife

Devis was the leading painter of "conversation pieces"–small genrelike portraits depicting two or more figures-active in England in the mid-eighteenth century. He made this study while at the height of his powe... more

A sachem of the Abenakee Nation rescuing an English officer from the Indians

Print shows a Native chief holds back two Natives who were about to kill an Englishman.

A Half Pay Officer Who Has Been at Dinner with Captain Broad

Matthew Darly (British, ca. 1720–1778 (?))

Gorget of an Officer of the King's American Regiment

Gorgets are a symbolic vestige of armor worn by officers in the eighteenth century as a sign of rank. This gorget has the emblems of the King's American Regiment, which was raised in New York in 1776 by the Loy... more

Study for "The Siege of Gibraltar": Officer in Four Poses

John Singleton Copley (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1738–1815 London)

Anything Will Do For an Officer

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

Maja and an Officer

Goya (Francisco de Goya y Lucientes) (Spanish, Fuendetodos 1746–1828 Bordeaux)

Tartar Officer Carrying Blond Lady

Unidentified Artist Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

A Sea Officer

Charles Townley (British, 1746?–1801 or later)

Tartar Officer with Blond Lady Playing Musical Instruments

Unidentified Artist Qing dynasty (1644–1911)

Tartar Officer with Blonde Lady

Unidentified Artist Yuan (1271–1368)–Qing dynasty (?) (1644–1911)

portrait from "Gleanings in Africa; exhibiting a faithful and correct view of the manners and customs of the inhabitants of the Cape of Good Hope ... Interspersed with observations ... on the state of slavery ... In a series of letters from an English officer, etc. [With plates.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000314 from "Gleanings in Africa; exhibiting a faithful and correct view of the manners and customs of the inhabitants of the Cape of Good Hope ... Interspersed with observat... more

portrait from "Gleanings in Africa; exhibiting a faithful and correct view of the manners and customs of the inhabitants of the Cape of Good Hope ... Interspersed with observations ... on the state of slavery ... In a series of letters from an English officer, etc. [With plates.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000324 from "Gleanings in Africa; exhibiting a faithful and correct view of the manners and customs of the inhabitants of the Cape of Good Hope ... Interspersed with observat... more

portrait from "Gleanings in Africa; exhibiting a faithful and correct view of the manners and customs of the inhabitants of the Cape of Good Hope ... Interspersed with observations ... on the state of slavery ... In a series of letters from an English officer, etc. [With plates.]"

This image has been taken from scan 000006 from "Gleanings in Africa; exhibiting a faithful and correct view of the manners and customs of the inhabitants of the Cape of Good Hope ... Interspersed with observat... more