This composition illustrates a soldier from the Glengarry Light Infantry Fencibles firing his musket during a battle of 1812.
The GLI were a battalion of infantry recruited throughout British North America that was raised on the eve of the war to bolster the defence of the Canadas.
Un soldat du Glengarry Light Infantry Fencibles tire un coup de feu au cours d’une bataille de 1812. Les soldats de ce bataillon d’infanterie ont été recrutés dans toute l’Amérique du Nord britannique à la veille du de la guerre afin de renforcer la défense des Canadas.
Size 11”x16” edition of 1812
This print was created by Canadian artist and photographer Silvia Pecota. It is printed on watercolour paper using archival inks. The certificate of authenticity and the print is signed by the artist. Included is a 5"x7" postcard (may not be of the same image). Prints are shipped flat.