Silvester Diggles (1817-80) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in 1817, Diggles was principally a painter of birds, although he also left a number of topographical views of early Brisbane. In 1870 he published 'The Ornithology of Australia'. He died in 1880. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

'The Ornithology of Australia,'
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'The Ornithology of Australia,'
Hand coloured lithographs, Average page size 39 x 28 cm
Australian & International Art, Davidson Auctions, Sydney.
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Flora
Watercolour, 19 x 23.5 cm
Australian Paintings, Leonard Joel, Melbourne.
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Platycercus Flaviventris, Yellow Bellied Parrakeet and Platycerus Barnadi, Barnard's Parrakeet (2)
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Platycercus Flaviventris, Yellow Bellied Parrakeet and Platycerus Barnadi, Barnard's Parrakeet (2)
Hand-coloured lithographic plate, possibly from ornithology c. 1870, 38 x 28 cm
Works on Paper, Christies, Melbourne.
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