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Thursday, 23 January 2014

David Morier Artists

David Morier Artists

David Morier was a painter of portraits, military subjects and historical scenes who started working for William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland in 1747, when he painted a series of pictures of troops under his command. From 1752 until 1764 he was employed as painter to the Duke on an annual salary of £100, his name also appears regularly in royal accounts from 1764 to 1767. 

1st and 3rd Regiments of Foot Guards and Coldstream Guards, Grenadiers, 1751

Three Grenadiers, standing, facing the front in a landscape, one of them reclining against a tree on the right, an embracing couple are sat down on the left, in the distance, groupings of what are presumably soldiers can be seen to be congregating.

1st and 3rd Regiments of Foot Guards and Coldstream Guards, Grenadiers, 1751

4th King's Own, 5th and 6th Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

Three Grenadiers, standing, facing the front, in a landscape, with an comprehensive stockade wall on the left, and a church spire on the far side, they are standing at the port.

4th King's Own, 5th and 6th Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

7th Royal Fusiliers, 8th King's and 9th Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

Three Grenadiers, standing, facing the front, in a landscape with trees on the left, they stand holding their muskets beside them in their right hands.

7th Royal Fusiliers, 8th King's and 9th Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

10th, 11th and 12th Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

Three Grenadiers, standing, facing the front, in an open landscape, they are standing with muskets slung.

10th, 11th and 12th Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

13th, 14th and 15th Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

Three Grenadiers, standing, facing the front, in a forested landscape, they are standing with their hands by their sides and the butts of their muskets visible at their feet, on the ground before them.

13th, 14th and 15th Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

16th and 17th Regiments of Foot, and Grenadier and Drummer, 18th Royal Irish Regiment of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

Five soldier, resting on an embankment in a landscape, on the left, a drummer is sat down with his drum beside him, in the foreground, a soldier holds a pitcher, another lies smoking at the top of the slope.

16th and 17th Regiments of Foot, and Grenadier and Drummer, 18th Royal Irish Regiment of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

19th and 20th Regiments of Foot, and 21st Royal North British Fusiliers, Grenadiers, 1751

Three Grenadiers, at rest beside a tree in a military campsite, on the right, a seated soldier drinks from a ladle as he balances a pitcher on his right knee, a standing soldier points to a woman seated next to another soldier.

19th and 20th Regiments of Foot, and 21st Royal North British Fusiliers, Grenadiers, 1751

22nd and 24th Regiments of Foot, and 23rd Royal Welch Fusiliers, Grenadiers, 1751

Three Grenadiers, standing, facing the front, in an extensive landscape with a cottage on the left, the soldier on the left leans against a large barrel, military manoeuvres are being carried out on a plain in the background.

22nd and 24th Regiments of Foot, and 23rd Royal Welch Fusiliers, Grenadiers, 1751

25th and 26th Regiments of Foot and 27th Inniskilling Regiment of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

Three Grenadiers, in front of a wall over which is a view of an extensive landscape, on the left, one of them is sat down on a the stone balustrade of a flight of steps, holding his sword in his right hand.

25th and 26th Regiments of Foot and 27th Inniskilling Regiment of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

28th, 29th and 30th Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

Three Grenadiers, standing, facing the front, in a landscape, with a central tree beyond, the Grenadiers are all holding their muskets at the waist, pointing to the right.

28th, 29th and 30th Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

31st, 32nd and 33rd Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

Three Grenadiers, at a cottage doorway, one of them, touching a young woman under the chin, is watched by a second Grenadiers sat down behind them and by the woman's small child, both standing in the doorway, a figure climbs over a fence on the far side.

31st, 32nd and 33rd Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

34th, 35th and 36th Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

Three Grenadiers, standing in a landscape, with a bush in the foreground on the left, on the left, a Grenadier walks to the left, his musket on his shoulder, in the centre, another, holding his musket behind his back.

34th, 35th and 36th Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

37th, 38h and 39th Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

Three Grenadiers, standing, facing the front, in a forested landscape, the soldier on the right leans against a tree trunk, whilst the figure on the left walks to this right, with his musket slung across his left shoulder.

37th, 38h and 39th Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

40th Regiment of Foot, and Privates, 41st Invalids Regiment and 42nd Highland Regiment, Grenadiers, 1751

Three soldiers, standing in a landscape, with a rotunda and an avenue of trees beyond, on the left, a Grenadier, 40th Regiment of Foot, his left hand on his sword, his right hand holding his musket in the air

40th Regiment of Foot, and Privates, 41st Invalids Regiment and 42nd Highland Regiment, Grenadiers, 1751

43rd, 44th and 45th Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

Three Grenadiers, standing in a landscape with a tree in the centre and a sentry box on the right, the soldier on the left faces half to the right, the central soldier faces the front and the third soldier faces half to the left.

43rd, 44th and 45th Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

46th, 47th and 48th Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

Three Grenadiers, standing, in an extensive mountainous landscape with a sentry box visible on the extreme left, the soldier on the left faces three-quarters to the rear and holds his rifle over his shoulder.

46th, 47th and 48th Regiments of Foot, Grenadiers, 1751

49th Regiment of Foot, and Fifer and Drummer, Foot Guards, Grenadier, 1751

Three Grenadiers, standing, facing the front, in a landscape with hills beyond, the Grenadier, 49th Regiment of Foot, holds his rifle over his right shoulder, the Fifer, wearing a striped coat, plays his fife.

49th Regiment of Foot, and Fifer and Drummer, Foot Guards, Grenadier, 1751

Sources

Painting French Indian War British

Painting French Indian War British

Here is my guide for Painting French Indian War British uniforms using Vallejo acrylic colors. I have also done a painting guide for the French Indian War (FIW) French uniforms. There is also David Morier who painted a series of pictures of troops under his command of the Duke of Cumberland in 1747.

British Infantry

1st Regiment of Foot (The Royal Regiment)

1st Regiment of Foot (The Royal Regiment)

1st Regiment of Foot (The Royal Regiment) Kings Colour 1st Regiment of Foot (The Royal Regiment) Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, 
Vallejo 899 Dark Prussian Blue, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 899 Dark Prussian Blue, Cuffs, Turnbacks

15th Regiment of Foot (Jeffrey Amherst)

15th Regiment of Foot (Jeffrey Amherst)

15th Regiment of Foot (Jeffrey Amherst) Kings Colour 15th Regiment of Foot (Jeffrey Amherst) Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 915 Deep Yellow, Cuffs, Turnbacks

22nd Regiment of Foot (Edward Whitmore)

22nd Regiment of Foot (Edward Whitmore)

22nd Regiment of Foot (Edward Whitmore) Kings Colour 22nd Regiment of Foot (Edward Whitmore) Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 837 Pale Sand, Cuffs, Turnbacks

27th Regiment of Foot (Inniskilling Regiment) 

27th Regiment of Foot (Inniskilling Regiment)

27th Regiment of Foot (Inniskilling Regiment)  Kings Colour 27th Regiment of Foot (Inniskilling Regiment)  Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 837 Pale Sand, Cuffs, Turnbacks

28th Regiment of Foot (Philip Bragg) 

28th Regiment of Foot (Philip Bragg)

28th Regiment of Foot (Philip Bragg) Kings Colour 28th Regiment of Foot (Philip Bragg) Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 949 Light Yellow, Cuffs, Turnbacks

35th Regiment of Foot (Charles Otway) 

35th Regiment of Foot (Charles Otway)

35th Regiment of Foot (Charles Otway)  Kings Colour 35th Regiment of Foot (Charles Otway)  Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 911 Light Orange, Cuffs, Turnbacks

40th Regiment of Foot (Peregrine Hopson)

40th Regiment of Foot (Peregrine Hopson)

40th Regiment of Foot (Peregrine Hopson) Kings Colour 40th Regiment of Foot (Peregrine Hopson) Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 837 Pale Sand, Cuffs, Turnbacks

42nd Regiment of Foot (John Murray)

42nd Regiment of Foot picture 1

42nd Regiment of Foot (John Murray) 1756 42nd Regiment of Foot (John Murray) 1759

42nd Regiment of Foot (John Murray)  Kings Colour 42nd Regiment of Foot (John Murray)  Regimental Colour

42nd Regiment of Foot (John Murray)  Kings Colour 1759 42nd Regiment of Foot (John Murray)  Regimental Colour 1759

 Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 837 Pale Sand, Cuffs, 

43rd Regiment of Foot (James Kennedy) 

43rd Regiment of Foot (James Kennedy)

43rd Regiment of Foot (James Kennedy)  Kings Colour 43rd Regiment of Foot (James Kennedy)  Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 993 White Grey, Cuffs, Turnbacks

44th Regiment of Foot (James Abercromby) 

44th Regiment of Foot (James Abercromby)

44th Regiment of Foot (James Abercromby) Kings Colour 44th Regiment of Foot (James Abercromby) Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 952 Lemon Yellow, Cuffs, Turnbacks

45th Regiment of Foot (Robinson) 

45th Regiment of Foot (Robinson)

45th Regiment of Foot (Robinson)  Kings Colour 45th Regiment of Foot (Robinson)  Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 922 U.S.A. Uniform, Cuffs, Turnbacks

46th Regiment of Foot (Thomas Murray’s) 

46th Regiment of Foot (Thomas Murray’s)

46th Regiment of Foot (Thomas Murray’s)  Kings Colour 46th Regiment of Foot (Thomas Murray’s)  Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 952 Lemon Yellow, Cuffs, Turnbacks

47th Regiment of Foot (Peregrine Lascelles) 

47th Regiment of Foot (Peregrine Lascelles)

47th Regiment of Foot (Peregrine Lascelles)  Kings Colour 47th Regiment of Foot (Peregrine Lascelles)  Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 951 White, Cuffs, Turnbacks

48th Regiment of Foot (Thomas Dunbar) 

48th Regiment of Foot (Thomas Dunbar)

48th Regiment of Foot (Thomas Dunbar)  Kings Colour 48th Regiment of Foot (Thomas Dunbar)  Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 837 Pale Sand, Cuffs, Turnbacks

50th Regiment of Foot (William Shirley) 

50th Regiment of Foot (William Shirley)

50th Regiment of Foot (William Shirley)  Kings Colour 50th Regiment of Foot (William Shirley)  Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Cuffs, Turnbacks

51st Regiment of Foot (Pepperell’s) 

51st Regiment of Foot picture 1

51st Regiment of Foot (Pepperell’s)

51st Regiment of Foot (Pepperell’s)  Kings Colour 51st Regiment of Foot (Pepperell’s)  Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Cuffs, Turnbacks

55th Regiment of Foot (Howe’s then Prideaux’s) 

55th Regiment of Foot  picture 1

55th Regiment of Foot  picture 2

55th Regiment of Foot  picture 3

55th Regiment of Foot

55th Regiment of Foot  Kings Colour 55th Regiment of Foot  Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 968 Flat Green, Cuffs, Turnbacks

58th Regiment of Foot (Anstruther’s) 

58th Regiment of Foot picture 1

58th Regiment of Foot

58th Regiment of Foot Kings Colour 58th Regiment of Foot Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 950 Black, Flat Green, Cuffs, 
Vallejo 837 Pale Sand, Turnbacks

60th Regiment of Foot (Royal American) 

60th Regiment of Foot Grenadiers picture 1

60th Regiment of Foot

60th Regiment of Foot  Kings Colour 60th Regiment of Foot  Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, 
Vallejo 899 Dark Prussian Blue, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 899 Dark Prussian Blue, Cuffs, Turnbacks

77th Regiment of Foot (Montgomery’s Highlanders) 

77th Regiment of Foot

77th Regiment of Foot  Kings Colour 77th Regiment of Foot  Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 850 Medium Olive, Cuffs

78th Regiment of Foot (Fraser’s Higlanders) 

78th Regiment of Foot

78th Regiment of Foot  Kings Colour 78th Regiment of Foot  Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 837 Pale Sand, Cuffs

80th Regiment of Foot (Gage’s Light Infantry) 

80th Regiment of Foot

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 921 English Uniform, Coat
Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Waistcoat, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 921 English Uniform, Gaiters
Vallejo 951 White, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 921 English Uniform, Cuffs

94th Regiment of Foot (Royal Welsh Volunteers)

94th Regiment of Foot

94th Regiment of Foot  Kings Colour 94th Regiment of Foot  Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, 
Vallejo 899 Dark Prussian Blue, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 899 Dark Prussian Blue, Cuffs, Turnbacks

95th Regiment of Foot 

95th Regiment of Foot

95th Regiment of Foot Kings Colour 95th Regiment of Foot Regimental Colour

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Coat, Waistcoat, 
Vallejo 899 Dark Prussian Blue, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Bayonet Scabbard, Scabbard, Shoes
Vallejo 951 White, Gaiters, Lace 
Vallejo 984 Flat Brown, Musket, 
Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Cuffs, Turnbacks

British Artillery

Royal Artillery

Royal Artillery

Vallejo Colours

Vallejo 899 Dark Prussian Blue, Coat
Vallejo 965 Prussian Blue, Waistcoat, Breeches
Vallejo 950 Black, Tricorne, Cartridge Box, Gaiters
Vallejo 951 White, Lace
Vallejo 957 Flat Red, Cuffs, Turnbacks

Provincial Infantry Regiments 

Connecticut Provincials
Delaware Provincials 
Georgia Provincials 
Maryland Provincials
Massachusetts Provincials
New Hampshire Provincials
New Jersey Provincials
North Carolina Provincials
New York Provincials
Pennsylvania Provincials
Rhode Island Provincials
South Carolina Provincials
Virginia Provincials 

Rangers

Brewer's Rangers
Dank's Rangers
Dunn's Rangers
Gardiner's Rangers
Gorham's Rangers
Hazen's Rangers
James Rogers' Rangers
Robert Rogers' Rangers

Painting FIW Robert Rogers' Rangers picture 1

Vallejo Colours



Stark's Rangers 

Indians

Iroquois Confederacy 

Catawba 

Painting FIW Catawba Indians picture 1

Vallejo Colours



Cherokee

Painting FIW Cherokee Indians picture 1

Vallejo Colours


Sources

The top picture is art work from Warlords Games  28mm FIW French.
The uniform plates are from Kronoskaf.
The flags are from PMPdeL.