London: Phaidon, (1973). First edition. Hardcover. Original green cloth, folio, 208 pp., 126 illustrations including 40 full-page color plates. Fine / fine. Item #20349
Beautifully illustrated study of flower illustration from the 15th to the 19th centuries, with examples of the art reproduced from the finest sources, including Trew, Plumier, Hooker, Kaempfer, Redoute, Curtis, etc. With bibliography.