Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

Desmond Morris

 (born 1928)
Desmond John Morris is active/lives in England.  Desmond Morris is known for abstract, surrealist painting, writer, zoologist.

Biography   Desmond Morris


Desmond John Morris, born 24 January 1928 in Purton, north Wiltshire, is a British zoologist and ethologist. He is also known as a painter, television presenter and popular author on human sociobiology.

Morris was educated at Dauntsey's School, an independent school in West Lavington, Wiltshire. After military service, he attended the University of Birmingham where he graduated in 1951 with a First Class Honours Degree in Zoology. In 1954, he was awarded a D. Phil. from Oxford University for his thesis on the Reproductive Behaviour of the Ten-spined Stickleback, supervised by Nobel Laureate Niko Tinbergen. He was employed by the Zoological Society of London as Curator of Mammals at the London Zoo, eventually leaving in 1966 in   ...  Displaying 750 of 2772 characters.

    >   Continue reading about Desmond Morris

People viewing  Desmond Morris  also view


Josef Herman


John Bellany
    
>  See more artists also viewed by people who viewed Desmond Morris


Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing

Example(s) of this artist's work:
READ HEAD
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Desmond Morris

Consider a subscription!  More info



THE PLAYGROUND OF POWER
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Desmond Morris

Consider a subscription!  More info



THE PERENNIAL DISCOVERY
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research Desmond Morris

Consider a subscription!  More info