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William HAYES

1735 – 1802

Lesser cockatoo 1794
Collection Title: Hayes, William. Portraits of rare and curious birds, with their descriptions, from the Menagery of Osterly Park, in the County of Middlesex. London: printed by W. Bulmer and Co., published for the author by R. Faulder, 1794-[1799].
Place made: London, Greater London, England
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper etching, printed in black ink, from one copper plate; hand-coloured in watercolour and gouache Support: medium-weight buff wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark.
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 16.8 h x 20.0 w cm sheet 22.6 h x 29.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 2013
Accession No: NGA 2013.14
Subject: Australia, Animal: Bird
  • Purchased by the National Gallery of Australia, from the Antique Print Room, Sydney, 2013