Digitised Image

[Latham, John] 1740-1837 :Purple water hen [Pukeko]. Order 4th, Grallae, Genus 52, Fulica. 1787.

Reference Number: A-191-006

Shows a pukeko about to step into water. In left distance is a conifer, and a substantial building with a tower (resembling country church).

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Engravings and Natural history prints, related to The natural history of birds. Vol. 2 (London, James Johnson, John Latham and Pukeko.

Part of:
[Latham, John] 1740-1837 :Purple water hen [Pukeko]. Order 4th, Grallae, Genus 52, Fulica. 1787., Reference Number A-191-006 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 colour art print(s) taken from book.Engraving, handcoloured, on page 190 x 112 mm.. Vertical imageSingle art work

Historical Notes: The copperplate engraving may also have been published separately in 1787, as inscribed.

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

Other copies available: Colour laser printIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-004612)

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