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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 [Sleeping children] between 1862 and 1915 Place made: England
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper mounted on thin cardboard

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: inscribed verso of backing upper centre in black pencil, 'RO5'. inscribed verso of backing lower centre in black pencil, '6-(2)'. inscribed verso of backing centre in black pencil, 'Drawn by my grandfather Wm Strutt. M Strutt Davies'.
Dimensions: sheet 15.2 h x 15.8 w cm backing 15.7 h x 16.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1455
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.