Crowned African crane (Ardea pavonina)
between 1787 and 1792 [?]
Attributed to William Hayes
From the collection
Title devised by cataloguer based on information supplied by researcher; Attributed to William Hayes, see file NLA14/441; Formerly attributed to George Raper; Published in: Rare and curious birds accurately drawn and colored from their specimens in the menagerie at Osterly Park / William Hayes. William Bulmer and Co.: London, 1794-1799. Vol 1, Plate 3, ‘The crowned African crane, Ardea pavonina’; Part of the collection: The Ducie collection of First Fleet art; Inscriptions: "24" -- in pencil on verso. Medium: watercolour.
Additional Makers: George Raper (1769-1796)
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