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Image number
NSW5669995
Title
Page 22. The Pelican of the Wilderness; the Tern or Sea Swallow, 1810-17 (w/c & manuscript text)
Artist
Digby, Kenelm Henry (1800-80)
Location
Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales
Medium
watercolour illustrations and manuscript text
Date
1810 AD - 1817 AD (C19th AD)
Dimensions
39.6x25.2x5.4 cms
Description
The Naturalists Companion containing drawings with suitable descriptions of a vast variety of Quadrupeds, Birds, Fishes, Serpent and Insects; & accurately copied either from Living Animals or from the stuffed Specimens in the Museums of the College and Dublin Society, to which is added drawings of several antiquities, natural productions &c containd in those Museums -- illustrated manuscript by Kenelm Henry Digby
Photo credit
Mitchell Library, State Library of New South Wales / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
/ ornithological / water bird / label / sea bird / natural history / handwritten / zoological illustration / laridae / bird / pelecanidae / handwriting / painting / ornithology / seabird / fauna / long beak / animal / Zoology / drawing / Aves / labelled / throat pouch / gular skin
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