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Title: Channel-billed Cuckoo (Scythrops Novaehollandiae)

Creator: Raper, George

Location repository: National Library of Australia

Repository work id number: PIC/9838/23 LOC Box 2 MS SR WS 2

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Culture: British

Descriptive note: Attributed to George Raper by the National Library of Australia Pictures Branch. The drawing is part of the library's Ducie Collection of First Fleet Art. A watermark depicts a Fleur de lys, shield, and reads 'GR'.


Earliest date: 1789 ?

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Inscriptions: Inscribed (below drawing, in pencil): Goragan; (upper right, in pencil) 2/4 life K (or possibly M?) S.; (cont.) (verso, in pencil) 10

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Language: English and Latin

Latest date: 1789 ?

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Materials techniques: watercolour

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Measurements: 45.6 x 29.4 cm

Object work type: drawing


Record source: NLA catalogue

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