A view of the interior of a busy French barracks shows a more domestic than military atmosphere although weapons and other gear adorn the walls and lay scattered on the floor. The scene includes a woman nursing a baby, children playing, woman doing washing.
Based on a watercolor by Rowlandson, in The Lewis Walpole Library, Yale University. (Drawings R79 no.13 Box D200)
- Artist: Rowlandson, Thomas 1756-1827
- Title: French barracks [graphic] / drawn & etchd by T. Rowlandson ; aquatinta by T. Malton.
- Published: [London] : Publish’d Aug. 12, 1791, by S.W. Fores, N. 3 Piccadilly, [12 August 1791]
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Acquired November 2012