British Museum Publications. (c. 1979). Stock ID #163519
Many black and white and colour and black and white illustrations, x + 150pp, bibliography, index, very good hardback copy in dustjacket. Spine faded.28 x 22.5cm. "This book examines and illustrates every kind of floral art except for oil painting. it shows that there have been three main motives which have inspired artists to depict flowers, plants and trees: scientific curiosity, delight in decoration, and the desire to express artistic ideals" - Publisher's Description. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 163519).
Price: $35.00 AU