Artist William Baillie, English, 1723-1810
Title
  • Lieutenant Colonel Kellett
  • Colonel William Kellett (alternate title)
Date 1786
Medium crayon manner engraving and etching printed in black ink on wove paper
Dimensions Plate: 7 5/8 × 6 inches (19.4 × 15.2 cm)
Sheet: 10 3/8 × 9 5/8 inches (26.4 × 24.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. James E. Scripps
Accession Number 09.1S66
Department Prints, Drawings & Photographs
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in plate, below oval, lower left: Drawn & Engraved by his old
Inscribed, lower right: Friend & Brother Officer WBaillie 1786.
Inscribed, center bottom: Col. Wm. Kellett Lt. Col. of 39 Regt. of Foot | was present with that Corps during the Glorious defence of Gibralter when besieged by the united Force of Spain & France | in the Years 1779, 80, 81, 82
October 1886, C.A. Henriques sale.
Mrs. James E. Scripps (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1909-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)