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Lizard, "Native name Ngarrang"

Artist: Watling, Thomas
Created: [between 1792 and 1797]
Dimensions: 18.7 x 30.6 cm
Reference: Watling Drawing - no. 361

 

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Lizard, depicted as if seen from above with its head turned towards the upper left of the sheet, against a plain background. It is coloured predominantly in shades of olive green, overlaid with black linear detail and pale grey spikes around the back of the head and the sides. The drawing is signed by Watling, and annotated in brown ink.

 

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