Sedge Warbler
Thomas Bewick (1753-1828)
Sedge Warbler    c. 1797
5.4 x 8.1 cm
EAG 90.40.081


The bird was referred to as the Reed Fauvette in editions prior to that of 1826 when it is called the Reed Warbler. In the 1847 edition, is called the Sedge Warbler. A watercolour study is at the Natural History Society of Northumbria.

Bibliography: Bain II, 50.