The Beauty Of The Flower


The Art and Science of Botanical Illustration.

This beautiful hardcover volume covers the rich history of scientific botanical illustrations spanning nearly seven hundred years.

While these centuries-old illustrations were often reproduced for decorative purposes, their true art lies in their scientific value, as they served to document, showcase, and convey scientific information from local collections to botanical voyages across the globe.

The Beauty of the Flower delves into the origins and development of these illustrations, highlighting the collaborative efforts of artists, scientists, and publishers.

Featuring rare images typically reserved for scientific publications, this book sheds light on the fascinating tales hidden within these stunning illustrations.

Format: Hardcover

ISBN: 9781789147803

Size: 256 x 195 x 26mm

Weight: 1.26kg

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