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[Sacred kingfisher (Todiramphus sanctus)] [picture] / [George Raper]
Bib ID 3579172
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Raper, George, 1769-1796
 
Online Versions
Description [1788?] 
1 drawing : watercolour ; 34.3 x 20.4 cm. 
Series

Raper, George, 1769-1796. Ducie collection of First Fleet art.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on information supplied by vendors' agent.

Attributed to George Raper by National Library of Australia Pictures Branch.

Part of the collection: The Ducie collection of First Fleet art.

Inscriptions: "Warreame"--in pencil below image; "14"--In pencil on verso.

Watermark: I. Portal.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-150068344

Related Material Used as the basis for: [Sacred kingfisher (Todiramphus sanctus)] / [John Hunter], no. 1 in his: Birds & flowers of New South Wales drawn on the spot in 1788, '89 and '90, located in National Library of Australia Pictures collection. 
Source of Acquisition Purchased from the Ducie/Moreton family, October 2005. 
Subjects Kingfishers -- New South Wales -- Sydney Region -- Pictorial works -- Early works to 1800.  |  Birds -- New South Wales -- Sydney Region -- Pictorial works -- Early works to 1800.
Other authors/contributors Raper, George, 1769-1796
Exhibited Exhibited: "Treasures Gallery", National Library of Australia, 6 May 2013 - 15 September 2013.  Exhibited: "Directors Cut", New Parliament House, 8 February 2006 

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