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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

Kangaroos sketched at Zoological Gardens, London 1862 Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: drawings, graphite; paper; watercolour drawing in black pencil and watercolour Support: paper mounted on blue paper

Primary Insc: Signed lower right in black pencil, 'W Strutt'. Dated lower left in pen and black ink, '1862'. Titled lower edge of backing in pen and black ink, 'Kangaroos Sketched at / Zoological Gardens - London'.
Dimensions: sheet 16.2 h x 11.8 w cm backing 38.0 h x 27.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1980
Accession No: NGA 80.46.1
  • 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.