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"Fair Falcon"

Artist: Port Jackson Painter
Created: [between 1788 and 1797]
Dimensions: 15.6 x 13.7 cm
Reference: Watling Drawing - no. 108

 

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A bird, perched on a branch which cuts diagonally across the picture from the bottom left, with one leg raised. The bird has a pale throat and breast, and a grey to brown head, back and wings. The drawing is framed by a pencil border and annotated in ink and pencil.

 

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