Pastel Portrait East Yorkshire Regiment
Pastel Portrait East Yorkshire Regiment
Pastel Portrait East Yorkshire Regiment
Pastel Portrait East Yorkshire Regiment
Pastel Portrait East Yorkshire Regiment
Pastel Portrait East Yorkshire Regiment
Pastel Portrait East Yorkshire Regiment

LIEUTENANT CUBITT (1892-1915)

Pastel Portrait East Yorkshire Regiment

1892 to 1915 Norwich United Kingdom

Offered by Mansion House Antiques & Fine Art

£1,200 gbp
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We are offering for sale this well executed half length pastel portrait of a WWI Army Officer Lieutenant Bryan Barton Cubitt ( born 1892-died 26th Sept 1915 in France.

The artist has signed the pastel in the lower right hand corner with the sitters surname preceded by the letter " L " denoting his rank as Lieutenant.

Records confirm Bryan Barton Cubitt was born in Witton, Norfolk, United Kingdom in 1892 to Helen Elizabeth and Bernard Cubitt.

The Portrait backing board bears an old label of a framer, gilder and restorer by the name of Dimmock & Son, of 66 London Street, Norwich.

There is a black and white photo copied on to a website where you can added details of WW1 soldiers at https://livesofthefirstworldwar.org/lifestory/1047770

The eight pointed star on the officers cap badge confirms he is in the East Yorkshire Regiment.

ABOUT THE REGIMENT
The East Yorkshire Regiment was a line infantry regiment of the British Army first formed in 1685 as Sir William Clifton's Regiment of Foot. It was amalgamated with the West Yorkshire Regiment in 1958 and with the Green Howards and The Duke of Wellington's Regiment to form The Yorkshire Regiment in 2006.

FRAME
The portrait has been newly framed in a 3 1/2" gilt frame, which complements the colouring very well. It will be supplied wired and ready to hang.

MEASUREMENTS ( Including Frame )

FRAME SIZE. 29 1/4" x 26 1/2" - 74.25cm x 67.3cm

DELIVERY UK Mainland + Add £50 / Wirldwide Supply (Please Request Quotes)
Very good. The slip and glass are original and the frame is new.
The Portrait backing board bears an old label of a framer, gilder and restorer by the name of Dimmock & Son, of 66 London Street, Norwich.

ABOUT THE REGIMENT
The East Yorkshire Regiment was a line infantry regiment of the British Army first formed in 1685 as Sir William Clifton's Regiment of Foot. It was amalgamated with the West Yorkshire Regiment in 1958 and with the Green Howards and The Duke of Wellington's Regiment to form The Yorkshire Regiment in 2006.
Dimensions
Height 74.25 cm (29.23 inches)
Width 67.30 cm (26.50 inches)
Depth 5.00 cm (1.97 inches)
Stock Code
0727
Medium
Pastel & Gouache on Paper and laid on to artists board
Signed/Inscribed
L.Cubitt Inscribed on Jacket Pocket Lower Right. / L. Denoting Rank of Lieutenant.
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