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David Norris studied sculpture at The Royal Academy Schools, winning the silver medal for portraiture, two bronze medals and the coveted Landseer prize. Works range from large to small, in the round and relief, in bronze and precious metals. His subject matter concentrates on the human form and wildlife.  

Many works have gone out to the Middle East, the tallest a 3 meters high "Mallard Landing" fountain for the Royal Palace Ruwi, the smallest the coinage for the Oman.  

David Norris is a Fellow of the Royal Society of British Sculptors.


Life size figure of President Abraham Lincon, cast in bronze, for Star Cruises.

Large relief depicting notable victories at the Linas-Monthery track, Belgium. Cast into bronze.

Life + ¼ bust of Queen Lili Voukalani, last Queen of Hawaii, cast into bronze.

Life size figure of President F. Roosefelt.

Relief showing various major events at the race track, Reims.

Exhibited wild life bronzes, Cork Street.

1.75 meter high bronze sculpture of "Teal Springing" for Gretna Green Museum.

Reliefs of footballers for the European Cup Championships.

Norwegian Cruise Lines. Three pieces of stainless steel and brass sculptures for the atrium of the "Norwegian Star".

Sir William Lyons, founder of Jaguar Cars. Life and a quarter full figure, cast in bronze, for the Jaguar plant in Browns Lane, Coventry. Second cast for Coventry City.

"Swans in flight", a stainless steel group of five, life size swans for Bewbush Water Gardens, Crawley. Commissioned by Crawley District Council.

Group of life size mallards landing, cast in bronze for Caulin Court, Birmingham.

Pair of stainless steel globes, one meter in diameter for Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines.

Water feature for Barnstable river front walk. Stainless steel waves, two meters diameter with bronze leaping fish.

The David Dunn Medal for the Royal Society of Medicine Bronze.

Landscape feature of mallards landing for a private garden in Kingston-upon-Thames.

Presentation maquette, cast in gold for Procter and Gamble.

Life size female Saker falcon, cast in bronze for a client in Switzerland.

One third life size portrait of Louise skipping, cast in bronze for a private client.

Swan trophies, cast in bronze for Procter and Gamble.

Bronze water feature of mallard landing for a client in Colchester.

Life size portrait relief of General Sir David Fraser G.C.B., O.B.E. for the Grenadier Guards.

Swans landing group, life size, cast in bronze for Procter and Gamble in their newly landscaped grounds.

Ridley Squash Trophy, cast in bronze.

Life size standing figure of "Eliza" cast in bronze for the Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines "Enchantment of the Seas".

Stainless steel globe with engraved brass decorative features. Bronze top, equitorial ring and base. Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines "Rhapsody of the Seas".

Sterling silver bowl with gilt decoration, one meter diameter, with a water feature in the centre. Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines "Enchantment of the Seas".


IMPORTANT WORKS PRIOR TO 1997 INCLUDE:

Life size portrait bronze of Sir Barnes Wallis for the Air Force Museum, Hendon.

Portrait bronze of Lord Plowden, the retiring Chairman of T.I.

Life size bronze figure "Deco Girl". Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines.

Flixborough memorial at Nypro, flight of mallard landing - bronze - with central jet of water.

"Spindrift" 3.25 meters high, stainless steel spiral with bronze gulls. Set in the atrium of the P&O lines "Royal Princess". Awarded the Otto Beit Medal.

"Gulls and fish" bronze 3.25 meters high set in the atrium of Samuel Montagu which is on the site of the old Billingsgate Fish Market.

Set in Stevenage Town Park "Women and doves" life size group cast in bronze. It was awarded the Otto Beit Medal.

Bronze relief showing a Bailey bridge being constructed under war conditions. A memorial to Sir Donald Bailey, Christchurch Priory.

Many coins and medals for the Royal Mint and Franklin Mint. These include the coinage for the Oman and the Kings and Queens series.

"Britannia", life and a quarter size bronze figure standing on a 7.25 meter column in Port Stanley commemorating the Falkland Islands victory.

Flight of life size flamingoes for the newly refurbished Arndale Centre, Luton.