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Stitchbird, yellowhead and other bird species illustrations for an unpublished book on New Zealand birds, approximately 1934 / Lilian Medland
Bib ID 6302343
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline [still image, sheet]
Author
Medland, Lilian M. (Lilian Marguerite), 1880-1955, artist
 
Online Versions
Description between 1930 and 1939 
1 painting : watercolour ; 27.4 x 18.9 cm 
Series

Watercolours of New Zealand birds for an unpublished Manual of birds of New Zealand by Gregory M. Mathews.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer based on inscriptions.

Part of the collection: Watercolours of New Zealand birds for an unpublished Manual of birds of New Zealand by Gregory M. Mathews.

Inscription: Signed in medium, lower right.

Painting on card with each species numbered and identified by inscription on reverse. 1.-2. Notiomystis cincta, Stitchbird hihi. 3. Mohoua ochrocephala, Yellowhead. 4. Finschia novaeseelandiae, Creeper. 5. Certhiparus albicilla, Whitehead. 6. Miro australis, South Is. robin. 7. Miro australis longipes, North Is. robin.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-139523538

Subjects Stitchbird -- New Zealand -- Pictorial works.  |  Yellowhead (Bird) -- New Zealand -- Pictorial works.  |  Creepers (Birds) -- New Zealand -- Pictorial works.  |  Robins -- New Zealand -- Pictorial works.

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