Collections Of Framed Bird Engravings


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  • £2,350.00
  • €2,557 Euro
  • $2,871 US Dollar

United Kingdom

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Collections Of Framed Bird Engravings

A collection of ten coloured framed engravings by the Reverend Francis Orpen Morris, born in 1810. He was a passionate naturalist, ornithologist and entomologist who was also a member of the the Ashmolean Sociaty. He founded the Plummage league to protect the destruction of birds for their feathers. He had a very close relationship with Benjamin fawcett, a printer who was one of the best wood block printers of his great generation. Dated 1852.
These engravings have been mounted and framed in our Tigers Haven workshop, made and gilded by hand. The collection comprises of:
1. Tree Creeper
2. Lesser Spotted Woodpecker
3. Nightjar
4. Three Toed Woodpecker
5. Wryneck
6. Black Woodpecker
7. Great Spotted Woodpecker
8. Green Woodpecker
9. Hairy Woodpecker
10. Yellow Billed Cuckoo
Further images on our website.


  • H: 30cm (11.81in)
  • W: 24.5cm (9.65in)



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East Sussex
TN21, UK
United Kingdom


Tigers Decorative have now been trading for three generations, we specialise in interesting antiques and decorative pieces, ranging from the 17th to the 21st Century. We aim to create an eclectic mix, combining pieces of different eras. We feel that classic 20th Century pieces can be mixed in with period antiques, retro items, natural history artefacts and architectural reclamation items to create a unique and individual style.

Our showroom is located in Heathfield, East Sussex by appointment only, where you are welcome to come and browse our range of items. Please take time to have a look on our website where you will learn more about us and our collections. Our site is up-dated regularly but visiting us at the showrooms is recommended.

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