• Concerning birds
    Concerning birds
  • A bird in its cage...
    A bird in its cage...
  • Desires its liberty
    Desires its liberty
  • The Crow thinks
    The Crow thinks
  • Its own birds white
    Its own birds white
  • Pigs might fly
    Pigs might fly
  • But they make very unlikely birds
    But they make very unlikely birds
  • Fine feathers
    Fine feathers
  • Fine Birds
    Fine Birds
  • Birds of a feather
    Birds of a feather
  • Flock Together
    Flock Together
  • One for Sorrow
    One for Sorrow
  • Two for Joy
    Two for Joy
  • One Beats the bush
    One beats the bush
  • The Other takes
    The other takes...
  • One snare
    One snare
  • May take two birds
    May take two birds
  • The Fowler'sMelody
    The Fowler's melody
  • Beguiles the birds
    Beguiles the birds
  • A bird in the hand
    A bird in the hand
  • Is worth two in the bush
    Is worth two in the bush
  • Let us catch birds
    Let us catch birds
  • Tomorrow
    Tomorrow
  • The Birds are flown
    The Birds are flown
  • De Avibus binding
    Binding, De Avibus
  • De-Avibus-Binding-detail
    Binding, De Avibus

DE AVIBUS

A series of twenty four colour etchings illustrating 12 medieval bird proverbs.  For further information read my  blog post DE AVIBUS

Edition: 12 for sale separately;  Image size 25 x 30 cm, printed on Banks Creme Paper.

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£165 each including postage.  Please note:  the following images are sold out: The Crow thinks, Pigs might fly  The Fowler’s Melody and  The Birds are flown.

Pigs might fly and  Two for Joy are now also available as greetings cards for purchase online at my store

CONCERNING BIRDS
A BIRD IN ITS CAGE
DESIRES ITS LIBERTY
ITS OWN BIRDS WHITE
BUT THEY MAKE VERY UNLIKELY BIRDS
FINE FEATHERS
FINE BIRDS
BIRDS OF A FEATHER
FLOCK TOGETHER
ONE FOR SORROW
TWO FOR JOY
ONE BEATS THE BUSH
THE OTHER TAKES THE BIRD
ONE SNARE
MAY TAKE TWO BIRDS
BEGUILES THE BIRDS
A BIRD IN THE HAND
IS WORTH TWO IN THE BUSH 
LET US CATCH BIRDS 
TOMORROW 


Edition of 6 for sale together as folio or bound as book.   Please contact me for details

De-Avibus-Binding

Binding, De Avibus

 

Binding, De Avibus

Binding, De Avibus

 

Detail, De Avibus Binding

Detail, De Avibus Binding

 

De-Avibus-Folio

Folio Box, De Avibus