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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

Some of the work of Black Thursday (1861-64) Place made: England
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; ink; paper; watercolour drawing in pen and ink, black pencil and watercolour Support: thin cardboard

Primary Insc: signed lower left in pen and black ink'William Strutt'. not dated. Titled lower centre in pen and black ink 'Some of the work of Black Thursday'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed upper left in black pencil, '6'. Inscribed verso upper right in ballpoint pen, '33'. Embossed upper left 'Reynolds's Bristolboard' [around crown].
Dimensions: sheet 18.0 h x 36.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.16
Provenance:
  • With the artist until his death in 1915.
  • By family descent to Mr C.W. Strutt, a grandson of the artist.
  • Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from C .W. Strutt,, England, February 1980.