6th Dragoon Guards (Carabiniers) The Drums & Band, 1905 (c)
Oil on board by Henry Joseph 'Harry' Payne (1858-1927), 1905 (c).
A kettle drummer leads the band of the 6th Dragoon Guards (Carabiniers). In 1906, the regiment was part of the Cavalry Brigade at the Grand Durbar at Bangalore in India. During the celebrations the Prince of Wales presented them with a new standard.
One of a series of 14 oil paintings depicting various units of the British Army.
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National Army Museum, London
National Army Museum, Study collection