Untitled (American eagle)

Vivian Smith, Artist

This is one of the drawings in our collection. It was made in Wellington, Wellington Region, New Zealand in 18 Apr 1914.
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Measurements
Frame 588 x 485 x 17mm
Support: 357 x 250mm
Secondary support (backing paper): Unable to measure
Mat: 559 x 457mm
Frame: 588 x 485 x 17mm
Media
pencil on paper mounted on paper
Description
Drawings of an American eagle made by Vivian Smith at Newtown Zoo in Wellington. The bird occupies much of the image and faces to the left. Behind it can be seen case study sketches of different aspects of the bird.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Gift of Lilian Smith, 1983.
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
19 Aug 1983