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Superb warbler [picture] / Sarah Stone
Bib ID 312140
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

Notes

Title from inscription.

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

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.

Identified as Blue wren (Malurus cyaneus)

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-135938231

Subjects White, John, 1757 or 8-1832. Journal of a voyage to New South Wales -- Illustrations.  |  Superb fairy-wren -- 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
Exhibited Exhibited: Treasures Gallery, National Library of Australia, November 2019 - April 2020. 

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