Stubble Quail (Coturnix pectoralis).

Stock ID 44755 Stubble Quail (Coturnix pectoralis). Frank Knight.
Stubble Quail (Coturnix pectoralis).

watercolour on Arches 640gsm paper, 470mm by 365mm, Signed "F. Knight '21 lower right corner [and] vignette watercolour on Arches 640 gsm paper, 250mm by 350mm.

ORIGINAL WATERCOLOUR AND VIGNETTE from Forshaw, Joseph M. Quail, Buttonquail and Plains-wanderer in Australia and New Zealand. Melbourne: CSIRO Publishing, 2023.

THE ARTIST: Frank Knight (born 1941) originally worked for CSIRO's Division of Wildlife Research (Canberra) as a technician and illustrator. He is a well established wildlife artist and best known for his technical illustrations of major Australian natural history books.


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