National Centennial Exhibition of New Zealand Art Catalogue
William Strutt became in 1839 a student in the atélier of Drolling in Paris, and then proceeded to the Ecole des Beaux Arts, where he studied under various French artists. He visited Australia in 1850, and later went to New Zealand, finally settling in Victoria.
291 THE BEACH, NEW PLYMOUTH, 1856 (oil)
Lent by the Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington