Teignmouth, Devonshire, England 1825
Wadhurst, England 1915
- France 1838-48
- Australia 1850-55
- New Zealand 1855-56
- Australia 1856-62
Tasmanian kangaroos at Richmond paddock, Melbourne
between 1850 and 1862
Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Materials & Technique:
drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: paper mounted on blue paper
Primary Insc: signed lower right in pen and black inkl 'Wm Strutt'.
Titled lower centre of sheet in black pencil, 'Tasmanian Kangaroos'.
Titled lower centre of backing in pen and black ink, 'Tasmanian Kangaroos/Sketched in Richmond paddock, Melbourne,/Victoria'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower right of sheet in black pencil 'Melbourne'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso of backing upper left in black pencil, 'AU. 14'.
sheet 15.3 h x 26.1 w cm backing 27.2 h x 37.8 w cm
: Purchased 1973 Accession No
: NGA 73.687
- With the artist until his death in 1915.
- By family descent.
- Purchased by the Acquisition Committee of the proposed Australian National Gallery, from Rudy Komon Art Gallery, Sydney, November 1973