Antique Bird Egg Prints - Eggs of Familiar Birds
Antique Bird Egg Prints -
Eggs of Familiar Birds
(England, 1880)
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These antique Bird Egg prints are from a young naturalist series on the nests and eggs of familiar birds authored by Henry Gardiner Adams.

In this series Adams presents an account of the "haunts and habits of the feathered architects, and their times and modes of building".

The color engraved plates were produced by the London firm of Groombridge and Sons in 1880.


Price per print: Print Only:  $25
Matting Charge:  $20
Framing & Matting Charge:  $100
Dimensions: Print Only:  4-1/2 x 7 inches
Matted:  11 x 14 inches
Type of print: Original color engraving
Year: 1880

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Bird Egg Prints - Eagle (No. 22370001)
Golden Eagle, Falcon

Bird Egg Prints - Owl (No. 22370003)
Kestrel, Sparrow Hawk,
Barn Owl
Bird Egg Prints - Thrush (No. 22370006)
Shrike, Flycatcher, Dipper,
Thrush, Blackbird
Bird Egg Prints - Warbler (No. 22370012)
Ouzel, Redbreast, Whinchat,

Bird Egg Prints - Wren (No. 22370021)
Nightingale, Blackcap, Warbler,
Bird Egg Prints - Wagtail (No. 22370030)
Great Titmouse, Wagtail, Pipit

Bird Egg Prints - Lark (No. 22370037)
Sky Lark, Bunting,
Yellow-hammer, Chaffinch
Bird Egg Prints - Goldfinch (No. 22370043)
Sparrow, Greenfinch, Goldfinch,
Linnet, Redpole

Bird Egg Prints - Raven (No. 22370049)
Crossbill, Starling, Raven,
Carrion Crow
Bird Egg Prints - Magpie (No. 22370054)
Hooded Crow, Rook,
Jackdaw, Magpie
Bird Egg Prints - Woodpecker (No. 22370058)
Jay, Woodpecker, Cuckoo,
Kingfisher, Swallow
Bird Egg Prints - Pheasant (No. 22370067)
Nightjar, Dove, Pheasant

Bird Egg Prints - Grouse (No. 22370073)
Black Grouse, Red Grouse

Bird Egg Prints - Quail (No. 22370076)
Ptarmigan, Partridge,
Quail, Bustard
Bird Egg Prints - Plover (No. 22370080)
Plover, Dotterel, Lapwing

Bird Egg Prints - Oyster-catcher (No. 22370084)
Turnstone, Oyster-catcher