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Red-shouldered parroquet [picture] / Sarah Stone
Bib ID 1834538
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Stone, Sarah, 1760-1844
 
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Description [1790] 
1 painting : watercolour ; 23 x 17.2 cm. 
Series

Natural history specimens of New South Wales copied from nature

Summary

One of 15 watercolours mounted in an album with title: Natural history specimens of New South Wales copied from nature by Sarah Stone, 1790. The watercolours were used for the engravings in: Journal of a voyage to New South Wales / by John White.

Notes

Title from inscription.

In album: Natural history specimens of New South Wales copied from nature

The watercolour has the title Red shouldered parroquet. It has been identified by Jamie Matthew of the CSIRO Australian Bird Collection as a Swift Parrot, Latham discolor (Australian)

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-135938399

Subjects White, John, 1757 or 8-1832. Journal of a voyage to New South Wales -- Illustrations.  |  Swift parrot -- New South Wales -- Early works to 1800.  |  Birds -- New South Wales -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Stone, Sarah, 1760-1844. Natural history specimens of New South Wales copied from nature
Also Titled

Swift Parrot, Latham discolor (Australian)

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