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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

'Nancy', lioness September 1888 Place made: Greater London, United Kingdom, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper; watercolour drawing in black pencil and watercolour Support: paper

Primary Insc: Signed lower left in pen and black ink, 'WStrutt'. Dated lower right in pen and black ink, 'Sept 1888'. Titled and inscribed lower centre in pen and black ink, ' 'Nancy'. Lioness / Matching a Dromedary'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso lower left in black pencil, 'SA4'. Inscribed verso lower right in black pencil, '4522'.
Dimensions: sheet 14.7 h x 33.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1976
Accession No: NGA 76.1460
  • 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.