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From the Collection
The watercolour has the title Tabuan parrot. It has been identified by Jamie Matthews of the CSIRO Australian Bird collection as a King Parrot; Title from inscription; In album: Natural history specimens of New South Wales copied from nature ; 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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