Teignmouth, Devonshire, England 1825
Wadhurst, England 1915
- France 1838-48
- Australia 1850-55
- New Zealand 1855-56
- Australia 1856-62
La foi, l'esperance et la charité [Faith, hope and charity]
between 1880 and 1885?
Materials & Technique:
drawings, graphite; paper; watercolour drawing in black pencil and watercolour Support: cream paper
Primary Insc: signed lower left in black pencil, 'W Strutt'.
Titled lower edge as part of work in black pencil, 'LA FOI, L'ESPERANCE ET LA CHARITÉ'.
Secondary Insc: Inscribed lower edge in ink 'My finest composition - my best design/but so faded'.
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso of backing sheet lower centre in ink '0112'.
sheet 23.4 h x 16.8 w cm backing 30.6 h x 22.3 w cm
: Purchased 1980 Accession No
: NGA 80.1803
- 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.