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Common across Southern Australia both on the coast and also inland. Especially prolific in Tasmania and the Bass Strait Islands.

The original letterpress description accompanies this lithograph.


Published in The Birds of Australia. 1840-1848.


Author. John Gould.


Artist. John Gould and Henry Richter.


Lithograph. Original hand colour.


Paper size. 545 mm x 365 mm.


Condition. EXCELLENT.


Acquired from the Glenbow Museum, Calgary, Canada. 

SPATULA RHYNCHOTIS. [Anas rhynchotis.] Australian Shoveller Duck.

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