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? George Augustus Schultz (active 1734-49)

Order of battle at Culloden, 1746

ORDER of BATTLE, 16 April, 1746 c.1746

Pencil, pen, ink and watercolour on paper | 21.0 x 32.1 cm (image) | RCIN 730020

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This is a polished rendering of the final order of battle of Cumberland's army; the attribution to Schultz is made on stylistic grounds. Jacobite Rebellion (1745-6).

  • ? George Augustus Schultz (active 1734-49) (draughtsman)

  • Watermark: Countermark: IV

    Mark, stamped: 502

    Condition: two fold lines; trimmed

  • 21.0 x 32.1 cm (image)

    26.0 x 36.7 cm (sheet)

  • Printed title:

    ORDER of BATTLE, 16 April, 1746. [across top of sheet]

    Annotations:

    George III heading: Order of Battle at Culloden 16 April 1746.

    Other annotations: none.

    George III catalogue entry:

    Order of Battle Order of Battle of His Majesty’s Army under the Duke of Cumberland at Culloden, 16.th April 1746. MS. [The same entry appears under the heading Culloden.]

  • Probably from the collection of military and naval maps and prints formed by Prince William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland (1721-65), third son of George II; subsequently acquired by George III (1738-1820)

  • Subject(s)

    ​Culloden Moor (Highland Region, Scotland, UK) 57°28'00"N 04°05'00"W

  • Bibliographic reference(s)

    Reproduced in W.A. Speck, The Butcher: The Duke of Cumberland and the Suppression of the '45, Oxford, 1981, p.137

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