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"Southern Flycatcher"

Artist: Port Jackson Painter
Created: [between 1788 and 1797]
Dimensions: 14.5 x 13.9 cm
Reference: Watling Drawing - no. 253

 

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Bird in profile, facing to the right, perched on a branch with some leaves attached against a plain background. The upper parts of the bird are brown heavily overlaid with black hatched lines. The underparts are yellow overlaid with black. The drawing is framed by a pencil border and annotated in ink and pencil.

 

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