A French Sepoy or Cypahis, lithographic print by Villain


The coloured print on card mounted buff paper measures 10 x 7¼ over all and shows the Sepoy with flintlock musket with bayonet attached. This shows the Indian in early 19th century uniform, the jacket green and the shorts edged in red rather than the blue favoured by the British East India Company. It is titled Troupes Coloniales Cypahis.       oct7/1    SOLD 18th December 2020