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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

Young lion India 22 September 1887 Place made: Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, drawing in black pencil, brush and ink and watercolour Support: paper mounted on cardboard

Primary Insc: Signed and dated lower right in black pencil, 'W Strutt / Sepr 22nd 1887'. Titled lower left to lower centre in black pencil, 'Young Lion. India'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso of backing upper right in ballpoint pen, '21'.
Dimensions: sheet 11.8 h x 17.4 w cm backing 19.3 h x 21.6 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.39
  • 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.