Flocks of Colour

By Penny Olsen

See one of this country’s most beautiful birds, the parrot, from the first published illustration - a Rainbow Lorikeet collected live on Captain Cook’s 1770 voyage, to William Cooper’s 20th century watercolour of the elusive Night Parrot – in Flocks of Colour a stunning new publication by the National Library of Australia.

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