Banastre Tarleton
Original Author: Samuel William Reynolds, engraver; Sir Joshua Reynolds, artist
Created: ca. 1820, after 1782 painting
Medium: Engraving

Banastre Tarleton

The British cavalry lieutenant colonel Banastre Tarleton stands in front of a cannon and a pair of bucking horses in this circa-1820 engraving based on a 1782 oil painting by Sir Joshua Reynolds. The title printed under the engraving misspells Tarleton's name.