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"Thrush"

Artist: Port Jackson Painter
Created: [between 1788 and 1797]
Dimensions: 16.7 x 16.6 cm
Reference: Watling Drawing - no. 241

 

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Bird in profile, facing to the left, perched on a branch against a plain background. The bird's upper parts are brown overlaid with black and grey hatched lines, while its underparts are white overlaid with pale grey hatched lines. The tail is mid grey. The drawing is framed by a pencil border and annotated in ink and pencil.

 

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