Teignmouth, Devonshire, England 1825
Wadhurst, England 1915
- France 1838-48
- Australia 1850-55
- New Zealand 1855-56
- Australia 1856-62
Date palm - Phoenix dactylifera
Materials & Technique:
drawings, graphite; paper; watercolour drawing in black pencil and watercolour Support: tracing paper mounted on cream cardboard
Primary Insc: no inscriptions
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower centre of sheet in ink 'Capital studies' and misspellings of 'dactylifera'.
sheet 9.8 h x 25.0 w cm backing 23.8 h x 28.4 w cm
: Gift of Margaret Strutt Davies, in remembrance of her brother, C.W. Strutt, 1980. Accession No
: NGA 80.1718:2
- With the artist until his death in 1915.
- By family descent to Mrs Margaret Strutt Davies, the artist's granddaughter.
- Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Margaret Strutt Davies, Edinburgh, Scotland, July 1980.