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Collection 26: Collection of Australian bird illustrations, ca. 1792

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Collection 26: Collection of Australian bird illustrations, ca. 1792

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9ALkgXaY

Collection 26: Collection of Australian bird illustrations, ca. 1792

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Collection 26: Collection of Australian bird illustrations, ca. 1792

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Collection 26: Collection of Australian bird illustrations, ca. 1792

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Date

ca.1792

Record Identifier

9ALkgXaY
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Contents

3 drawings - watercolours

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Out of copyright : Artist died before 1955.

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Contents

ITEM 01
[Masked lapwing], ca. 1792
PXD 680 / 1

ITEM 02
[Maned or Wood] Duck [&] Drake, ca 1792
PXD 680 / 2

ITEM 03
A Young Mount Pitt bird - natural size [Petrel], ca. 1792
PXD 680 / 3

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Collection 26: Collection of Australian bird illustrations, ca. 1792

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CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Source

Purchased Dec. 1994

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A Rage for Curiosity

Administrative / Biographical history

These 3 drawings are part of a collection of 17 drawings which were offered by Christie's at their Melbourne Fine Paintings sale, 6 December 1994 lots 62-72. A complete set of transparencies of these drawings is at FM1/3419-3435
The drawings came from a Canadian collection, but it has not proved possible to trace their provenance beyond the Chri...

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9ALkgXaY

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18778

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