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William STRUTT

Teignmouth, Devonshire, England 1825 – Wadhurst, England 1915

  • France 1838-48
  • Australia 1850-55
  • New Zealand 1855-56
  • Australia 1856-62

not titled [Drapery study for 'Apollo']. between 1862 and 1915 Place made: England
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper mounted on cardboard
Manufacturer's Mark: presence of manufacturer's mark undetermined due to secondary support.

Primary Insc: not signed. not dated. inscribed lower left of sheet in black pencil, 'Figure of Apollo in / shade'.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed lower centre of backing in black pencil, '19'.
Dimensions: sheet 28.7 h x 34.4 w cm backing 42.5 h x 47.4 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1454
Provenance:
  • With the artist until his death in 1915.
  • By family descent to Mrs Margaret Strutt Davies, the artist's granddaughter.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Thomas Agnew & Sons, Ltd., London, August 1976.