Show Work

Title: Sacred Kingfisher (Todiramphus Sanctus)

Creator: Hunter, John

Location repository: National Library of Australia

Repository work id number: PIC T1157 NK2039/1 LOC MS SR

Title type: repository

Attribution qualifier:


Culture: British

Descriptive note: The watercolour is No. 1 in the artist's Birds & Flowers of New South Wales Drawn on the Spot in 1788, '89 & '90. It is part of the library's Rex Nan Kivell Collection (NK2039/1).


Earliest date: 1788

Extent creator:

Inscriptions: Inscribed: Dere-a-mak; 1/2 less natl. size

Label related work:

Language: English and Latin

Latest date: 1790

Link related work:

Link resource:

Materials techniques: watercolour

Materials techniques 2:

Measurements: 22.6 x 18.3 cm

Object work type: watercolour


Record source: NLA catalogue

Record type: item

Related work:

Rights for work:

Source of title:



Subject term:

| Back