An image of Study of dead lion

William Strutt

(England, Australia 03 Jul 1825 – 03 Jan 1915)

Study of dead lion

Location
Not on display
Further information

William Strutt worked in Australia between 1850 and 1862, and was the first Royal Academy trained artist to pursue a career in the colony. He made a number of major history paintings of Australian subjects after his return to England (eg. 'Black Thursday', 1864) as well as religious and genre works.

© Australian Art Department, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2003

Year
1868
Media
Drawing
Medium
pencil, watercolour on ivory wove paper
Dimensions
18.6 x 16.0 cm sight
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
Purchased with funds provided by the Gil & Shay Docking Drawing Fund 2003
Accession number
262.2003