Antique Print-RED BACKED SHRIKE-LANIUS COLLURIO-Morris-1850

Price: € 29,50

Subject: Plate: 'Red-backed Shrike'. This plate shows the red-backed shrike (Lanius collurio).
Condition: Very good. General age related toning and light staining and/or soiling from handling. Please study scan carefully.
Medium: Hand coloured wood engraving on wove (vellin) paper.
Size (in cm): The overall size is ca. 12 x 18.5 cm. The image size is ca. 10.5 x 13 cm.
Size (in inch): The overall size is ca. 4.7 x 7.3 inch. The image size is ca. 4.1 x 5.1 inch.
Part Number: 48757
Location: DP-C11-06
Description: This original antique print originates from 'A History of British Birds' by F. O. Morris, published in London ca. 1850.

Artists and Engravers: Reverend Francis Orpen Morris (25 March 1810 – 10 February 1893) was an Irish clergyman, notable as "parson-naturalist" (ornithologist and entomologist) and as the author of many children's books and books on natural history and heritage buildings.