General Sir James Kempt originally led the 81st Regiment of Foot at the Battle of Maida in 1806. He later became Colonel of the Regiment in 1819 and Colonel of the 40th Regiment of Foot in 1829.
Where to see this painting?
The Duke of Lancaster's Regiment, Lancashire Infantry Museum
Fulwood Barracks, Preston, Lancashire, England, PR2 8AA
If you are planning a visit to see this painting, check with the collection first. Paintings can be moved at short notice.