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Title: Eastern Grey Kangaroo (Macropus Giganteus)

Creator: Hunter, John

Location repository: National Library of Australia

Repository work id number: PIC T1216 NK2039/60 LOC MS SR

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Culture: British

Descriptive note: The watercolour is No. 60 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 (NK2039/60).


Earliest date: 1788

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Inscriptions: Inscribed: Kang-oo-roo or pa-ta-garang; (scale in feet) 145lb weight.

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Language: English and Latin

Latest date: 1790

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Materials techniques: watercolour

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Measurements: 22.6 x 18.3 cm

Object work type: watercolour


Record source: NLA catalogue

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