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Baron, Acarie :Kivi-Kivi (Apterix). Acarie Baron del. Augte Dumenil sc [Paris, between 1834 and 1839]

Reference Number: A-092-010-a

Shows a kiwi standing in the foreground, with a beach behind, and three Maori huts on the left. There is a coconut palm tree at the right and possibly toetoe to the left. Appears to be a very early drawing of a kiwi, probably from a stuffed specimen, with the background landscape derived from some of artist Louis de Sainson's lithographs of Maori villages.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Engravings and Natural history prints, related to Acarie Baron, Auguste Dumenil, Papakainga and Kiwis.

Part of:
Baron, Acarie :Kivi-Kivi (Apterix). Acarie Baron del. Augte Dumenil sc [Paris, between 1834 and 1839], Reference Number A-092-010-a (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s)Engraving (hand-coloured) 146 x 214 mm on sheet 200 x 287 mm. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copy in preference to original.

Other copies available: Black and white negative available of copy at A-092-010.

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