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Title: Brush Bronzewing (Phaps Elegans), Male

Creator: Raper, George

Location repository: National Library of Australia

Repository work id number: PIC/9838/3 LOC Box 1 MS SR WS 2

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Descriptive note: Attributed to George Raper by the National Library of Australia Pictures Branch. The drawing depicts a Sweet pittosporum (Pittosporum undulatum) for the perch; Crowea (probably Crowea saligna) on left; Everlasting daisy (Helichrysum scorpioides) on right. The drawing is part of the library's Ducie Collection of First Fleet Art. A watermark reads 'I taylor' (English paper).


Earliest date: 1789 ?

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Inscriptions: Inscribed (verso, in pencil): 2

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Language: English and Latin

Latest date: 1789 ?

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Materials techniques: watercolour and metallic paint

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Measurements: 46.5 x 28.6 cm

Object work type: drawing


Record source: NLA catalogue

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