Oil on canvas
40.5 x 55.5 cm
Inscribed on the frame Calved 7 March 1879 Desdemon Now 2 years 9 months
Provenance: Estate of Duncan MacGregor; then by descent to private collection, Dalmore, Baringhup; Private collection, Melbourne
This was a wonderful, good Bull – abundance of very thick flesh & very mellow & plenty of hair.
After using him for 2 seasons was sold for 350 Guineas refer Herd book, Stock pedigrees 1874-1920, Duncan MacGregor papers, Manuscripts, State Library of Victoria