The Art of Botanical Illustration: An Illustrated History

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Courier Corporation, Jan 1, 1994 - Art - 304 pages
This beautiful book surveys the evolution of botanical illustration from the crude scratchings of paleolithic man down to the highly scientific work of the 20th-century. 186 magnificent examples, over 30 in full color.
 

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Contents

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THE REBIRTH or NATURALISM
18
THE Fmsr PRINTED HERBAI5
31
THE H1iuaA1 s or B11unnais AND Fociis
45
THE DECLINE or THE WOODCUT
57
Ft ovER PAINTERS or THE LATE SixrEENrH CENTURY
75
RS AND METAJ ENGRAVERS
85
RAEEL ROBERT AND AUBRIET
105
THE BOTANICAL MAGAZINE
184
KILEURN SOWERBY AND SYDENHAM EDWARDS
189
1 FRANCIS AND FERDINAND BAUER
195
THORNTON AND THE TEMPLE or F1 oRA
203
CHAPTER PAGE
209
T11E AGE or THE LITIOGRAPH
223
Jorm Rusxm 1 A DIGRESSION
231
Tms TVENTlElII CENTURY
250

THE FLOWERPIECE AND THE DurcH INFLUENCE I17 11 SOME BOTANICAL Booxs or THE LATE SEVENTEENTH AND EARLY EIGHTEE...
132
THE AGE oF Ernul r
143
WEsr AND EAST
156
THE AGE or REnourE
173
F1vE HUNDRED YEARS or BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION
262
If you can paint one leaf
302
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