Satyr tragopan (Tragopan satyra) c1790. Sarah Stone.
Sarah Stone

1760 - 1844

Satyr tragopan (Tragopan satyra) c1790

Ink and watercolor drawing on wove paper
26 X 36 cm
Inscribed Horned Turkey, Gen. Syn. 4 . P. 480 and  Meliagris Satyra Lin.
Provenance: Andrew Isles, Natural History Books, Prahran
Literature:  "The Napaul Pheasant", hand-coloured engraving, plate XII facing p.344 in Thomas Pennant's, A View of Hindoostan, 2 vols., 1798-1900, Christine E. Jackson, Sarah Stone, Natural Curiosities from the New World, Merrell Holberton and The Natural History Museum, London, 1998, Plate 6, page 17

This is the original watercolour for the engraving in Thomas Pennant's  A View of Hindoostan

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