Photograph of "Drawing for the Militia," a painting by John Phillip. The painting depicts a bustling scene with a large number of men inside a country house, some of whom are dressed in military uniforms. One of the men on the far left area of the image can be seen holding a pamphlet that calls for raising a militia.


  • Title: Drawing for the Militia, by J. Philip [sic] (Front)
  • Creator: Robert Howlett
  • Date Created: 1858
  • Location Created: London, England
  • Physical Dimensions: 19.9 × 30 cm (7 13/16 × 11 13/16 in.)
  • Type: Print
  • External Link: Find out more about this object on the Museum website.
  • Medium: Albumen silver print
  • Terms of Use: Open Content
  • Number: 84.XB.582.2.37
  • Culture: British
  • Credit Line: The J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
  • Creator Display Name: Robert Howlett (British, 1831 - 1858)
  • Classification: Photographs (Visual Works)

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