Teignmouth, Devonshire, England 1825
Wadhurst, England 1915
- France 1838-48
- Australia 1850-55
- New Zealand 1855-56
- Australia 1856-62
Gum tree shredding bark
between 1850 and 1862
Materials & Technique:
drawings, graphite; paper; watercolour drawing in black pencil and watercolour Support: cream paper mounted on blue paper
Manufacturer's Mark: presence of manufacturer's mark undetermined due to secondary support.
Primary Insc: signed lower right of sheet in pen and black ink, 'W. Strutt'.
titled lower centre of backing in pen and black ink, 'Gum Tree/ Shedding Bark'.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso of backing centre in black pencil, 'RGSA17 / 1021 [in circle]'.
sheet 15.0 h x 9.7 w cm backing 17.4 h x 9.7 w cm
: Purchased 1975 Accession No
: NGA 75.269
- With the artist until his death in 1915.
- By descent through the artist's family.
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Phillip Bacon Galleries, Brisbane, December 1975.