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Photographic transparencies of watercolours of birds and insects of New South Wales, painted ca. 1792
Full title: Photographic transparencies of watercolours of birds and insects of New South Wales, painted ca. 1792
Author/creator: Sydney Bird Painter.
Date: 1994 phototransparencies of ca. 1792 watercolours.
Call Numbers: FM1/3419-3435
Record Identifier: 9PQy8BNn
Formats: Pictures, Photographs
Contents: 17 transparencies - 5 x 4 in. - col.
Dated ca. 1792 by comparison with a volume of bird watercolours at ZPXD 226 Mitchell Library, which is by the same artist; f.4 is dated 1792, f.81 is dated 1791.
For complete catalogue details see PXn 882
The Library bought 3 of these drawings at Christie's Fine Paintings Sale, Melbourne, 6 December 1994, lots 65, 69 & 70. These are at PXD 680 : [Masked Lapwing] PXD 680/1; [Maned or Wood] Duck [&] Drake PXD 680/2; Mount Pitt bird [petrel] PXD 680/3.