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Painting, oil - 'The Great Auk'

Collection ID: 
2004.045
Collection: 
Fine art
Oil painting of the Great Auk. Grey / beige background with a 'study' style composition. Two studies of a black and white Auk, one standing with a chick at its feet and one lying down at the bottom of the painting. There is also 2 close ups of of the egg and notes on the bird handwritten in white around the main images.

Keywords
natural history
Great Auk

Physical attributes

Dimensions
Height880mm
Material
Paper

Production

OriginatorHarris D
Date (general)1999
PlaceOrkney

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