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Mountain Bee-eater (Rainbow Bee-eater)
plate 2 from A Natural History of the Birds of New South Wales, published by J. H. Bohte, London, 1822
(c. 1804-1806)

Artist/s name
etching hand-coloured with watercolour, gouache and tinted gum arabic
29.0 x 21.3 cm (image and plate) 36.1 x 26.6 cm (sheet)
Place/s of Execution
London, England
Accession Number
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased with funds donated by the Stuart Leslie Foundation, 2013
Gallery location
Not on display