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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
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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.


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


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.