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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

Mary in 'Jesus Wept' (1880-82) Place made: England
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: beige paper mounted on blue cardboard

Primary Insc: signed lower right in black pencil, 'W. Strutt'. not dated. Titled lower right in black pencil, 'Mary in 'Jesus Wept' '.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso of backing upper left in black pencil, '40'. Inscribed verso of backing lower edge in ink, 'Margaret Strutt Davies. Box 1152. Hurstville, Ontario - Canada'.
Dimensions: sheet 25.9 h x 32.4 w cm backing 29.3 h x 40.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.18
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.