Out of Copyright. Image courtesy of the National Library of Australia. | Licence: Public Domain
Out of Copyright. Image courtesy of the National Library of Australia. | Licence: Public Domain

Pennantian parrot

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Description

Title from inscription; In album: Natural history specimens of New South Wales copied from nature; The watercolour has the title Pennantian parrot. It has been identified by Jamie Matthews of the CSIRO Australian Bird collection as a Crimson Rosella, Platycerus elegans (Australia) ; One of 15 watercolours mounted in an album with title: Natural history specimens of New South Wales copied from nature by Sarah Stone, 1790. The watercolours were used for the engravings in: Journal of a voyage to New South Wales / by John White. Medium: watercolour.
Additional Makers: Sarah Stone (1760-1844)
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Out of Copyright. Image courtesy of the National Library of Australia.

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New South Wales, Australia

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