Teignmouth, Devonshire, England 1825
Wadhurst, England 1915
- France 1838-48
- Australia 1850-55
- New Zealand 1855-56
- Australia 1856-62
between 1839 and 1841 Title Notes: The artist was at Drolling's atelier and the École des Beaux Arts, Paris in 1839-43. This work was probably done fairly early in his period at Drolling's, when students drew from casts such as this, and is therefore estimated at 1839-41.
Illus. Heather Curnow: "William Strutt" p17. See also p12.
Paris, Île-de-France, Ville de Paris department, France
Materials & Technique:
drawings, charcoal; graphite; paper drawing in black pencil and charcoal Support: paper
Primary Insc: signed lower left in pen and black ink 'Wm Strutt del'.
Titled lower centre in pen and black ink 'Hercules - Antique'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower left in ink 'Paris'.
Tertiary Insc: Incribed verso upper left in black pencil, 'NW9'.
sheet 62.5 h x 47.4 w cm
: Purchased 1980 Accession No
: NGA 80.1791
- With the artist until his death in 1915.
- By family descent to Mrs Margaret Strutt Davies, the artist's granddaughter.
- Purchased by the Australian National Gallery, from Margaret Strutt Davies, Edinburgh, Scotland, July 1980.