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Title: Shark

Creator: Hunter, John

Location repository: National Library of Australia

Repository work id number: PIC T1227 NK2039/71 LOC MS SR

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Culture: British

Descriptive note: The watercolour is No. 71 in the artist's Birds & Flowers of New South Wales Drawn on the Spot in 1788, '89 & '90. It depicts an Elephant fish (Callorhinchus milii), and is part of the Library's Rex Nan Kivell Collection (NK2039/71).


Earliest date: 1788

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Language: English

Latest date: 1790

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Materials techniques: watercolour

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Measurements: 2.3 x 18.3 cm

Object work type: watercolour


Record source: NLA catalogue

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