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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

French steamer
not titled (Clouds over ocean)
(1862) Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: 3 sheets of paper mounted on paper

Primary Insc: not signed or dated. Sheet 2 titled 'French steamer on voyage home Gt Britain'.
Dimensions: sheet 1 14.3 h x 20.8 w cm sheet 2 6.2 h x 9.6 w cm sheet 3 3.0 h x 5.6 w cm backing 30.8 h x 26.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.695
Provenance:
  • 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