Teignmouth, Devonshire, England 1825
Wadhurst, England 1915
- France 1838-48
- Australia 1850-55
- New Zealand 1855-56
- Australia 1856-62
Cavalry soldiers holding the vexillum
Materials & Technique:
drawings, graphite; paper drawing in black pencil Support: tracing paper
Primary Insc: not signed or dated.
Titled upper centre in black pencil, 'Cavalry Soldiers holding the 'Vexillum' '.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed upper centre in black pencil '... a square flag fixed/on the end of a spear which belonged/to the Cavalry only'.
Inscribed lower left in black pencil 'Emperor Trajan's Horse'.
sheet 20.3 h x 27.8 w cm
: Gift of Margaret Strutt Davies, in remembrance of her brother, C.W. Strutt, 1980. Accession No
: NGA 80.1788
- 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.