Teignmouth, Devonshire, England 1825
Wadhurst, England 1915
- France 1838-48
- Australia 1850-55
- New Zealand 1855-56
- Australia 1856-62
Sleeping lion and lioness
7 June 1878
Greater London, England
Materials & Technique:
drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper mounted on blue paper
Primary Insc: Signed lower left in pen and black ink, 'Wm Strutt del -'.
Dated and inscribed lower right in black pencil, 'Zoo. June 7/78.'.
Titled lower left in black pencil, 'Sleeping lion and lioness'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '533'.
sheet 8.8 h x 17.2 w cm backing 102 h x 18.4 w cm
: Purchased 1976 Accession No
: NGA 76.1457
- 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.