Monday, August 13, 2012

Maurice - SYW - Austrian Command

Manufacturers:  
Fieldmarshal - FrontRank
Grenadier - unknown (maybe OldGlory?)
Croat - Crusader
Scale:  28mm


Hello,

today I want to post a CinC marker for my Austrian SYW that I finished today.

Every army needs his commander and I had to realize that I almost forgot to create a command base for our planned game on saturday.


The basing is not circular. 
I decided to use the basing mentioned in BritishGrenadier. 
This is the same as the basing for artillery (in BritishGrenadier): 6x7cm


This close up allows a better comparison to the next picture.
The picture is taken from John Mollo´s book "Armies of the seven years war".
FrontRank did a very good job in sculpting the figure of the Fieldmarshal. 
It has been a great pleasure to paint it.


I don´t know the manufacturer of this miniature showing an Hungarian Grenadier 
(Regiment Nikolaus Esterházy).
I think it could be OldGlory, but I´m not sure.
If someone of you should know the company please tell me.


The casualty shows a Croat of the Regiment Karlstädter-Likaner. 
I got some Crusader Croats this week.
These figures are intended for a unit of light troops.


And here a few more photos from the CinC.




Thanks for viewing.

Cheers

Mike




10 comments:

  1. Absolutely beautiful and very well photographed too.

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  2. Super work Mike!! All of it is good, but the face in particular on the Field Marshall is excellent!

    Christopher

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  3. Again a wonderful masterpiece coming out of your production! How beautiful the Austrian uniforms were, it´s amazing. I like very much the composition you do with the different figures, and the perspective of your pictures. I feel like to be in there.
    Monseigneur

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    1. Hi Monseigneur,
      thanks for your compliment.
      Mike

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