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Alfred William Strutt, 1856-1924

Nationality: New Zealand
Date of Birth: 1856
Place of Birth: Tanaraki, N.Z.
Date of Death: 1924.03.08
Place of Death:

Identity:

Alfred William Strutt was an animal, genre and portrait painter. Born in New Zealand he studied with his father the artist William Strutt (1826-1915) and at the government schools at South Kensington. His sisters Rosa and Laura were also artists.

Life:

From 1879 he exhibited at the Royal Academy, the New Watercolour Society and other London venues.

Bibliography:

UK Census 1881; Bénézit, E., Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, 8 vols, 1956-61; Wood, Christopher, The Dictionary of Victorian Artists, 2nd ed., revised, Woodbridge, 1978.