Teignmouth, Devonshire, England 1825
Wadhurst, England 1915
- France 1838-48
- Australia 1850-55
- New Zealand 1855-56
- Australia 1856-62
not titled [Roman standard bearer with sacred eagle standard].
Materials & Technique:
drawings, drawing in black pencil with watercolour Support: tracing paper
Primary Insc: not signed.
inscribed lower edge in ink, 'The Sacred Eagle was sometimes silver sometimes gold'.
inscribed lower right in ink, 'Romans'.
inscribed lower left in ink, 'Signifieers'.
sheet 18.2 h x 9.2 w cm
: Gift of Margaret Strutt Davies, in remembrance of her brother, C.W. Strutt, 1980. Accession No
: NGA 80.1743
- 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.