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"Red-bellied Flycatcher", native name "Burra-mas-ron-er-e"

Artist: Watling, Thomas
Created: [between 1792 and 1797]
Dimensions: 16.5 x 14.9 cm
Reference: Watling Drawing - no. 248


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Bird in profile, facing to the left, perched on a branch against a plain background. The upper parts of the bird are predominantly black - dark brown, with a white band across the wing and on the edges of the tail. The breast is red and the belly grey. The drawing is framed by a pencil border and annotated in ink and pencil.


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